Imaging of pediatric central nervous system tumors

Central nervous system (CNS) tumors are the most common type of solid tumors in the pediatric population. Neuroimaging is the sine quo non for state-of-the-art care of pediatric patients with central nervous system neoplasms. A variety of noninvasive imaging techniques are described which have shown...

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Autores Principales: Ordóñez-Rubiano E.G., Hicklen R.S., Rivera-Osorio L., Johnson J.M.
Formato: Capítulo de libro (Book Chapter)
Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: Springer International Publishing 2017
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Acceso en línea:https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/22913
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-55430-3_3
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spelling ir-10336-229132022-05-02T12:37:14Z Imaging of pediatric central nervous system tumors Ordóñez-Rubiano E.G. Hicklen R.S. Rivera-Osorio L. Johnson J.M. Central nervous system Neuroimaging Pediatric Tumor Central nervous system (CNS) tumors are the most common type of solid tumors in the pediatric population. Neuroimaging is the sine quo non for state-of-the-art care of pediatric patients with central nervous system neoplasms. A variety of noninvasive imaging techniques are described which have shown utility in patient care from the time of initial diagnosis to surgical and radiation planning and then also during posttreatment surveillance for treatment effects, complications and to exclude recurrent disease. This overview of imaging techniques will hopefully give the reader a better understanding in choosing appropriate imaging strategies for optimal individualized patient care. © Springer International Publishing AG 2018. 2017 2020-05-25T23:58:42Z info:eu-repo/semantics/bookPart info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/22913 https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-55430-3_3 eng info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess application/pdf Springer International Publishing instname:Universidad del Rosario
institution EdocUR - Universidad del Rosario
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language Inglés (English)
topic Central nervous system
Neuroimaging
Pediatric
Tumor
spellingShingle Central nervous system
Neuroimaging
Pediatric
Tumor
Ordóñez-Rubiano E.G.
Hicklen R.S.
Rivera-Osorio L.
Johnson J.M.
Imaging of pediatric central nervous system tumors
description Central nervous system (CNS) tumors are the most common type of solid tumors in the pediatric population. Neuroimaging is the sine quo non for state-of-the-art care of pediatric patients with central nervous system neoplasms. A variety of noninvasive imaging techniques are described which have shown utility in patient care from the time of initial diagnosis to surgical and radiation planning and then also during posttreatment surveillance for treatment effects, complications and to exclude recurrent disease. This overview of imaging techniques will hopefully give the reader a better understanding in choosing appropriate imaging strategies for optimal individualized patient care. © Springer International Publishing AG 2018.
format Capítulo de libro (Book Chapter)
author Ordóñez-Rubiano E.G.
Hicklen R.S.
Rivera-Osorio L.
Johnson J.M.
author_facet Ordóñez-Rubiano E.G.
Hicklen R.S.
Rivera-Osorio L.
Johnson J.M.
author_sort Ordóñez-Rubiano E.G.
title Imaging of pediatric central nervous system tumors
title_short Imaging of pediatric central nervous system tumors
title_full Imaging of pediatric central nervous system tumors
title_fullStr Imaging of pediatric central nervous system tumors
title_full_unstemmed Imaging of pediatric central nervous system tumors
title_sort imaging of pediatric central nervous system tumors
publisher Springer International Publishing
publishDate 2017
url https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/22913
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-55430-3_3
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