Canal Leiomyosarcoma – Challenges and Management Options

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  • Skill Levelintermediate
  • Lectures1 Video
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Key concepts covered include:

By the end of the course, you will learn:

  • Canal leiomyosarcomas and its management
  • Rare case presentations of Leiomyosarcoma
  • Challenges faced

What you'll learn

Leiomyosarcoma of the anal canal is a rare disease known to present a therapeutic dilemma and having a high tumor recurrence risk after resection. read more »»

There are only a few reported cases of anal canal leiomyosarcoma and around 300 reported cases of rectal leiomyosarcoma. Diagnosis is virtually impossible without proper immunohistochemistry. Prior to the application of immunohistochemistry to their diagnosis, leiomyosarcomas were misdiagnosed as gastrointestinal stromal tumors, which have a different treatment approach and prognosis. Learn more about Leiomyosarcomas and their management in this expert speaker presentation designed by Medvarsity and Dosily.

Who Should Attend?

  • Budding oncologists
  • General practitioners
  • Primary care physicians
  • Undergraduate medical students (Interns)
  • Postgraduate students in medicine
  • Nurses
  • Life science graduates
  • AYUSH students
  • Students interested in Biological sciences

Instructor

Dr. Elankumaran K

Surgical Gastroenterologist Liver Transplant Surgeon at the Center for Liver Diseases and Transplantation, Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai.


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Dr. Elankumaran K is a Surgical Gastroenterologist Liver Transplant Surgeon at the Center for Liver
Diseases and Transplantation, Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai. After completing his under
graduation and MS in General Surgery in Madras Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai he completed his M.Ch in General Surgery in All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.

He received his MRCS from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and was awarded DNB in
General Surgery. He did his fellowship in liver transplantation at The Institute of Liver
Transplantation and Regenerative Medicine, Medanta hospital, Gurgaon.

Dr. Elankumaran has completed 2 research projects at the prestigious All India Institute of Medical
Sciences, New Delhi. He has also published in national and international journals and has been active in academic meetings, conferences, and workshops in India and abroad.

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Instructor

Dr. Elankumaran K

Surgical Gastroenterologist Liver Transplant Surgeon at the Center for Liver Diseases and Transplantation, Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai.


4/5

Dr. Elankumaran K is a Surgical Gastroenterologist Liver Transplant Surgeon at the Center for Liver
Diseases and Transplantation, Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road, Chennai. After completing his under
graduation and MS in General Surgery in Madras Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai he completed his M.Ch in General Surgery in All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.

He received his MRCS from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and was awarded DNB in
General Surgery. He did his fellowship in liver transplantation at The Institute of Liver
Transplantation and Regenerative Medicine, Medanta hospital, Gurgaon.

Dr. Elankumaran has completed 2 research projects at the prestigious All India Institute of Medical
Sciences, New Delhi. He has also published in national and international journals and has been active in academic meetings, conferences, and workshops in India and abroad.

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Last Updated 12/2020

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