This book provides the reader with a comprehensive understanding of both the basic principles and the clinical applications of nuclear oncology imaging techniques. The authors have assembled a distinguished group of leaders in the field who provide valuable insight on the subject. The book also includes major chapters on the cancer patient and the pathophysiology of abnormal tissue, the evaluation of co-existing disease, and the diagnosis and therapy of specific tumors using functional imaging studies. Each chapter is heavily illustrated to assist the reader in understanding the clinical role of nuclear oncology in cancer disease therapy and management.A new PET tracer specific for vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 2. ... AJCC cancer staging manual. 7th ed. ... Shrikanthan S, Aydin A, Dhurairaj T, Alavi A, Zhuang H. Intense esophageal [18F]FDG activity caused by Candida infection obscured the concurrent primary esophageal cancer on PET ... 2002;74: 1026a32.
|Author||:||H. William Strauss, Giuliano Mariani, Duccio Volterrani, Steven M. Larson|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2012-11-27|