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Oncologic Imaging: Soft Tissue Tumors

Benefits

  • Identifies the characteristic radiologic features of different types of soft tissue tumor

  • Explains the pattern analysis of imaging appearances of soft tissue tumors

  • Helps readers to hone their diagnostic reasoning skills

  • Includes a wealth of informative illustrations

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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. General Considerations for the Diagnosis of Soft Tissue Tumors

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Heung Sik Kang, Sung Hwan Hong, Ja-Young Choi, Hye Jin Yoo
      Pages 3-18
    3. Heung Sik Kang, Sung Hwan Hong, Ja-Young Choi, Hye Jin Yoo
      Pages 19-26
    4. Heung Sik Kang, Sung Hwan Hong, Ja-Young Choi, Hye Jin Yoo
      Pages 27-36
  3. WHO Classification of Soft Tissue Tumors and Radiologic Illustrations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 37-37
    2. Heung Sik Kang, Sung Hwan Hong, Ja-Young Choi, Hye Jin Yoo
      Pages 39-61
    3. Heung Sik Kang, Sung Hwan Hong, Ja-Young Choi, Hye Jin Yoo
      Pages 63-108
    4. Heung Sik Kang, Sung Hwan Hong, Ja-Young Choi, Hye Jin Yoo
      Pages 109-120
    5. Heung Sik Kang, Sung Hwan Hong, Ja-Young Choi, Hye Jin Yoo
      Pages 121-130
    6. Heung Sik Kang, Sung Hwan Hong, Ja-Young Choi, Hye Jin Yoo
      Pages 131-147
    7. Heung Sik Kang, Sung Hwan Hong, Ja-Young Choi, Hye Jin Yoo
      Pages 149-156
    8. Heung Sik Kang, Sung Hwan Hong, Ja-Young Choi, Hye Jin Yoo
      Pages 157-184
    9. Heung Sik Kang, Sung Hwan Hong, Ja-Young Choi, Hye Jin Yoo
      Pages 185-192
    10. Heung Sik Kang, Sung Hwan Hong, Ja-Young Choi, Hye Jin Yoo
      Pages 193-220
    11. Heung Sik Kang, Sung Hwan Hong, Ja-Young Choi, Hye Jin Yoo
      Pages 221-252
    12. Heung Sik Kang, Sung Hwan Hong, Ja-Young Choi, Hye Jin Yoo
      Pages 253-262
    13. Heung Sik Kang, Sung Hwan Hong, Ja-Young Choi, Hye Jin Yoo
      Pages 263-289
    14. Heung Sik Kang, Sung Hwan Hong, Ja-Young Choi, Hye Jin Yoo
      Pages 291-314
  4. Practical Pearls in Diagnosis of Soft Tissue Tumors

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 315-315

About this book

Introduction

This book helps readers to overcome the challenges encountered during the imaging diagnosis of soft tissue tumors due to their diversity and the significant overlap in imaging features between different tumors. It does so by fostering familiarization with typical findings and clearly explaining the pattern analysis of soft tissue tumors. The book opens with an overview of diagnostic considerations and discussion of the basic concepts of diagnostic imaging studies and histopathologic examinations. Grading and staging of soft tissue sarcomasare then described.In the second part of the book, radiologic features of soft tissue tumors are reviewed in detail, based on the 2013 WHO classification system.The third part summarizes diagnostic imaging clues, including characteristic imaging findings and radiologic signs that aid in specific diagnosis and differential diagnosis. The book closes by presenting 30 typical cases of soft tissue tumors, with questions, answers, and commentary, in order to help readers to consolidate what they have learned and to hone their diagnostic reasoning skills.

Keywords

Classification system Imaging diagnosis Musculoskeletal radiology Radiologic features Soft tissue tumors

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Department of RadiologySeoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University Bundang HospitalSeongnamKorea (Republic of)
  2. 2.Department of RadiologySeoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University HospitalSeoulKorea (Republic of)
  3. 3.Department of RadiologySeoul National University HospitalSeoulKorea (Republic of)
  4. 4.Department of RadiologySeoul National University HospitalSeoulKorea (Republic of)

About the authors

Heung Sik Kang, Department of Radiology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea Sung Hwan Hong, Department of Radiology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea Ja-Young Choi, Department of Radiology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea Hye Jin Yoo, Department of Radiology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Oncologic Imaging: Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Authors Heung Sik Kang
    Sung Hwan Hong
    Ja-Young Choi
    Hye Jin Yoo
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-287-718-5
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Singapore 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-981-287-717-8
  • Softcover ISBN 978-981-13-5707-7
  • eBook ISBN 978-981-287-718-5
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XVI, 453
  • Number of Illustrations 17 b/w illustrations, 341 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Imaging / Radiology
    Oncology
    Pathology
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Reviews

“This is a comprehensive and up-todate textbook on the imaging of soft tissue tumours based on the current WHO classification system, of particular use to radiologists working within a sarcoma service, but containing much useful information for generalists on image interpretation … .” (Geoff Hide, RAD Magazine, March, 2018)