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PET/CT in Colorectal Cancer

  • Yong Du

Part of the Clinicians’ Guides to Radionuclide Hybrid Imaging book series (CGRHI)

Also part of the PET/CT book sub series (PET/CT)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Yong Du, Vera Tudyka
    Pages 1-7
  3. Chenggang Li
    Pages 9-12
  4. Gayathri Anandappa
    Pages 13-20
  5. Svetlana Balyasnikova, Gina Brown
    Pages 21-26
  6. Yong Du
    Pages 49-55
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 77-79

About this book

Introduction

This book is a pocket guide to the science and practice of PET/CT imaging of colorectal malignancies. The role of PET/CT in these patients, the characteristic PET/CT findings, and the advantages and limitations of this hybrid modality are all clearly described. In addition, information is provided on clinical presentation, diagnosis, staging, pathology, management, and radiological imaging. The book is published within the Springer series Clinicians' Guides to Radionuclide Hybrid Imaging, which is aimed at nuclear medicine/radiology residents and physicians, referring clinicians, radiographers/technologists, and nurses who routinely work in nuclear medicine and participate in multidisciplinary meetings. Compiled under the auspices of the British Nuclear Medicine Society, the series is the joint work of many colleagues and professionals worldwide who share a common vision and purpose in promoting and supporting nuclear medicine as an important imaging specialty for the diagnosis and management of oncological and non-oncological conditions.

Keywords

PET/CT Hybrid Imaging Colorectal Cancer MRI CT FDG

Editors and affiliations

  • Yong Du
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Nuclear Medicine and PET/CTRoyal Marsden NHS Foundation TrustLondonUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-54837-1
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-54836-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-54837-1
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