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The Mexican Journal of Oncology (Gaceta Mexicana de Oncología) is a high quality scientific blind peer-reviewed journal of open access that communicates to health professionals the most relevant and up-to-date advances in research and education, in order to offer cutting-edge multidisciplinary care to cancer patients.


It is the official scientific and academic dissemination body of the Mexican Society of Oncology (SMeO). It publishes its regular issues quarterly in electronic format, with free access, in addition to several supplements during the year. 


Its spaces are open to members of the SMeO, as well as to any member of the medical community (national and international), who show interest in using this publication to publicize their studies under the rules of the editorial policies of the journal.


It is the journal of choice for oncologists in the field of research and education in surgical, medical, paediatric, gynaecological, haematological and radiological oncology, as well as specialties for the detection, diagnosis, treatment, follow-up and rehabilitation, fields in which different specialties involved in the management of cancer patients participate.

Vol.22 Num.1

Current issue:

Volume 22, Number 1

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Previous Issues (Before 2017)

Original article / Artículo original:

Guía de práctica clínica para el manejo del cáncer de pulmón de células pequeñas: enfermedad limitada
Clinical practice guideline for the management of small cell lung cancer: limited disease

Luis A. Cabrera-Miranda, Francisco J. Lozano-Ruiz, Mónica Blake-Cerda, José F. Corona-Cruz, Roberto Sánchez-Reyes, Sandra I. Pérez-Álvarez, Diego A. Díaz-García, Mario E. Álvarez-Bojórquez, Raúl Rivera-Márquez, Raúl A. López-Saucedo, Laura M. Bolaño-Guerra, Federico Maldonado-Magos, Fernando Aldaco-Sarvide, Adriana Alvarado-Zermeño, Luis J. Barajas-Figueroa, Yolanda Bautista-Aragón, Francina V. Bolaños-Morales, Graciano Castillo-Ortega, Jesús A. Félix-Leyva, Raquel Gerson-Cwilich, Enrique Guzmán-de Alba, Ángel A. López-Galindo, Carlos Mariscal-Ramírez, Rafael Piñeiro-Retif, Rubí Ramos-Prudencio, Jerónimo Rodríguez-Cid, Fernando Silva-Bravo, Óscar Arrieta

Biomarkers and treatment characteristics in metastatic colorectal cancer RASwt patients in Latin America

Juan O’Connor, Laura Torrecillas-Torres, Francisco Alvarado, Cecilia Colombero, Andre Sasse

Review article / Artículo de revisión:

El consentimiento informado en cáncer hereditario
The informed consent for hereditary cancer

Rosa Ma. Álvarez-Gómez, Ingrid Vargas-Huichochea, Luis A. Herrera-Montalvo, Asunción Álvarez-del Río

Geriatric emergencies in older adults with cancer: why older patients need a special approach

Ana C. Torres, Paola García-Valdés, Gretell Henriquez-Santos