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Title Imaging of bone tumors and tumor-like lesions : techniques and applications / A.M. Davies, M. Sundaram, S.L.J. James (Eds.)
Published Berlin ; Heidelberg : Springer-Verlag, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations
Series Medical Radiology, Diagnostic imaging
Medical radiology (Series). Diagnostic imaging
Contents Bone tumors: epidemiology, classification, pathology -- Computed tomography of bone tumors -- Imaging techniques: magnetic resonance imaging -- Nuclear medicine -- Ultrasonography -- Interventional techniques -- Principles of detection and diagnosis -- Biopsy -- Surgical staging 1: primary tumor -- Surgical staging 2: metastatic disease -- Assessment of response to chemotherapy and radiotherapy -- Assessment of locally recurrent disease -- Cartilage tumors -- Osseous tumors -- Fibrogenic and fibrohistiocytic tumors -- Giant cell tumor -- Ewing sarcoma/PNET tumors -- Hematopoietic tumors -- Angiomatous neoplasms of the skeletal system -- Notochordal tumors -- Smooth muscle tumors -- Lipogenic tumors of bone -- Fibrous dysplasia, osteofibrous dysplasia, and adamantinoma -- Cystic lesions of bone -- Langerhans cell histiocytosis -- Bone metastases 1: spine -- Bone metastases 2: pelvis and appendicular skeleton -- Radiation-induced tumors -- Tumor and tumor-like conditions associated with Paget's disease of bone -- Reactive, metabolic, and tumor-like lesions of bone -- Tumors of the ribs and clavicle -- Scapula -- Anatomical considerations: spine and sacrum -- Bony pelvis -- Hand and wrist -- Tumors and tumor-like lesions of the patella -- Tumors of the foot -- Compartmental anatomy -- Who was who in bone tumors
Summary This is a comprehensive textbook that provides a detailed description of the imaging techniques and findings in patients with benign and malignant bone tumors. Written by acknowledged experts in the field, the book includes a wealth of illustrative material
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Bones -- Cancer.
Bones -- Tumors -- Imaging.
Cancer -- Imaging.
Bone Neoplasms -- diagnosis.
Diagnostic Imaging.
Neoplasm Staging.
Radiography, Interventional.
Form Electronic book
Author Davies, A. M. (Arthur Mark), 1954-
James, S. L. J. (Steven L. J.)
Sundaram, M. (Murali)
LC no. 2008930783
ISBN 3540779841