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GI Malignancy

  • Irene ChongEmail author
  • Diana Tait
Chapter
Part of the Clinicians’ Guides to Radionuclide Hybrid Imaging book series (CGRHI)

Abstract

GI malignancy covers four main tumour sites: oesophagogastric, hepatobiliary, colorectal and anus with radiotherapy having an important role to play in each of these sites. PET-CT is not standard in the planning procedure for these patients, but research is ongoing and most available data relates to rectal cancer [1, 2].

Keywords

Pancreatic Cancer Rectal Cancer Rectal Tumour Circumferential Resection Margin Radiotherapy Planning 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Clinical OncologyThe Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and The Institute of Cancer ResearchLondonUK

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