Assessment by Radiological Techniques

  • E. M. Sweet
Part of the Recent Results in Cancer Research book series (RECENTCANCER, volume 88)


Rapidly changing technology has increased the diagnostic radiologist’s involvement in paediatric oncology as “radiology” has expanded to include ultrasound and nuclear medicine.


Paediatric Oncology Conventional Radiography Radiological Technique Intravenous Urography Skeletal Involvement 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. M. Sweet
    • 1
  1. 1.Royal Hospital for Sick ChildrenGlasgowUK

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