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The Gaceta Mexicana de Oncología (GAMO) 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.20 Num.1

Current issue:

Volume 20, Number 1

Previous Issues (Before 2017)

Original article / Artículo original:

Current status of urologic oncology clinics in Mexico
María T. Bourlon, Yuly A. Remolina-Bonilla, Hugo E. Velázquez, Jose M. Ruíz-Morales, Nora Sobrevilla-Moreno, Ana E. Martin-Aguilar, María G. Díaz-Alvarado, Perla Pérez-Pérez, Samuel Rivera-Rivera

Factors associated to complications in reconstruction in patients with breast cancer treated with mastectomy
Ángel Elizalde-Méndez, Nererida Esparza-Arias, Juan E. Bargalló-Rocha, Alejandro Maciel-Miranda, Johnatan Figueroa-Padilla, Mónica Drucker-Zertuche, Antonio Bandala-Jacques, Salim A. Barquet-Muñoz

Review article / Artículo de revisión:

El estado protrombótico en los pacientes con cáncer
Lluvia S. Sosa-Quintero, Ivette L. Carrasco-Martínez, Ignacio Mariscal-Ramírez, Eduardo E. García-Luna, Arnulfo H. Nava-Zavala, Benjamín Rubio-Jurado

¿Los sarcomas de partes blandas deben ser tratados de forma obligatoria en centros especializados?
Luis A. Tavares-de la Paz, Arturo P. Miranda-Aguirre, Brizio Moreno-Jaime, Sharon Ortiz-Arce