Item description for Head and Neck Cancer Imaging (Medical Radiology / Diagnostic Imaging) by A.L. Baert...
This book provides a comprehensive review of state-of-the-art imaging in head and neck cancer. Precise determination of tumor extent is of the utmost importance in these neoplasms, as it has important consequences for staging of disease, prediction of outcome and choice of treatment. Only the radiologist can fully appreciate submucosal, perineural, and perivascular tumor spread and detect metastatic disease at an early stage. Imaging is also of considerable benefit for patient surveillance after treatment. All imaging modalities currently used in the management of head and neck neoplasms are considered in depth, and in addition newer techniques such as PET-CT and diffusion-weighted MRI are discussed. This book willhelp the reader to recommend, execute and report head and neck imaging studies at a high level of sophistication and thereby to become a respected member of the team managing head and neck cancer.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 10.71" Width: 7.87" Height: 0.79" Weight: 2.69 lbs.
Release Date Mar 22, 2006
ISBN 3540220275 ISBN13 9783540220275