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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.
University of Massachusetts Medical School
oncology, imaging, radiology, radiographic techniques
Neoplasms | Oncology | Radiology
Shim JJ, Chen A. Oncologic imaging. In: Pieters RS, Liebmann J, eds. Cancer Concepts: A Guidebook for the Non-Oncologist. Worcester, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School; 2016. doi: 10.7191/cancer_concepts.1017. doi:10.7191/cancer_concepts.1017.
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