New imaging modalities: The use of magnetic resonance imaging, positron emission tomography, and computed tomography scanning in the diagnosis of breast cancer

R. S. Henry-Tillman, S. E. Harms, Vicki Klimberg

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Abstract

Use of magnetic resonance imaging, positron emission tomography, and computed tomography scanning in the evaluation of breast cancer has increased. This chapter gives an overview of each technique, their current indications and roles in detection, staging and monitoring response to treatment.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)8-15
Number of pages8
JournalProblems in General Surgery
Volume17
Issue number4
StatePublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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