Imaging Follow-up of Bone Neoplasia

  • P. Babyn
Conference paper
Part of the Syllabus book series (SYLLABUS)


Imaging plays a vital role not only in initial diagnosis and staging of malignant bone tumors but also during therapy where it offers insights into pre-surgical chemotherapeutic response and post-surgical recurrence. Imaging is used following surgery or radiation to demonstrate tumor recurrence and surgical complications, which are especially common following limb-salvage surgery (LSS).


Limb Salvage Magnetic Resonance Malignant Bone Tumor Myositis Ossificans Magnetic Resonance Imaging 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Babyn
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Hospital for Sick ChildrenUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada

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