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Imaging is an integral part of the multidisciplinary management of cancer. Radiographic techniques are indispensable for proper staging of cancers and evaluation of the response of tumors to treatment. A wide variety of imaging modalities is available to clinicians. This chapter in Cancer Concepts: A Guidebook for the Non-Oncologist will introduce the role of radiology in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer.

Publication Date

2-17-2016

Publisher

University of Massachusetts Medical School

City

Worcester, MA

Keywords

oncology, imaging, radiology, radiographic techniques

Disciplines

Neoplasms | Oncology | Radiology

Comments

This project has been funded in whole or in part with federal funds from the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, under Contract No. HHSN276201100010C with the University of Massachusetts, Worcester.

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