Imaging of Rectal Cancer

Dushyant V. Sahani, Sanjeeva P. Kalva, Peter F. Hahn

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Abstract

Radiologic evaluation of rectal cancer is invaluable in aiding the surgeon, gastroenterologist, and oncologist in the initial and follow-up management of patients with this malignancy. This review highlights recent developments in computed tomography; ultrasonographic, metabolic, and magnetic resonance imaging of rectal cancer; its clinical ramifications; and the direction of future efforts.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)389-402
Number of pages14
JournalSeminars in Radiation Oncology
Volume13
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 2003

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Cancer Research

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Sahani, D. V., Kalva, S. P., & Hahn, P. F. (2003). Imaging of Rectal Cancer. Seminars in Radiation Oncology, 13(4), 389-402. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1053-4296(03)00049-3