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Modern Head and Neck Imaging

  • Suresh K. Mukherji
  • J. A. Castelijns

Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVI
  2. E. M. Merkle, J. S. Lewin, J. L. Duerk
    Pages 17-24
  3. T. J. Vogl, M. G. Mack
    Pages 25-30
  4. S. K. Mukherji, V. Chong, M. Castillo
    Pages 31-48
  5. J. L. Ulmer, L. P. Mark, B. Biswal, D. L. Daniels
    Pages 49-78
  6. K. Mosier
    Pages 79-86
  7. P. Lindholm, M. Lapela, S. Leskinen, H. Minn
    Pages 87-105
  8. M. Gapany, F. M. Grund
    Pages 107-110
  9. M. W. M. Van Den Brekel, J. A. Castelijns
    Pages 133-155
  10. G. A. M. S. Van Dongen, R. De Bree, J. C. Roos, J. J. Quak, G. B. Snow
    Pages 157-172
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 237-245

About this book

Introduction

This volume provides a comprehensive overview of the current state of the art in imaging of the head and neck. The book discusses the role of the standard modalities such as magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography in diagnosing and staging head and neck cancers and in evaluating the effectiveness of various treatment regimens. In addition, the volume provides extensive insight into the role of emerging and exciting technologies such as positron emission tomography, magnetic resonance spectroscopy, and 3D volume rendering. These new modalities and techniques, in which the authors have extensive experience, promise to influence profoundly the practice of head and neck imaging and will improve the outcome of treatment of diseases of the head and neck in the future.

Keywords

CT MR imaging PET Staging clinical application computed tomography (CT) ear imaging magnetic resonance magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) magnetic resonance spectroscopy metastasis positron emission tomography (PET) radiation tomography

Editors and affiliations

  • Suresh K. Mukherji
    • 1
  • J. A. Castelijns
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Radiology The School of MedicineUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel HillChapel HillUSA
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyAcademisch Ziekenhuis Vrije UniversiteitAmsterdamThe Netherlands

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-59826-5
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1999
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-66344-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-59826-5
  • Series Print ISSN 0942-5373
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