Author | Klaus Strobel, MD

Articles

Imaging helps in diagnosis of musculoskeletal masses

September 05, 2008

Primary malignant musculoskeletal tumors are an inhomogeneous group of lesions originating from mesenchymal tissues. Soft-tissue sarcomas can derive from fatty tissue (liposarcoma), muscles (leiomyosarcoma, rhabdomyosarcoma), connective tissue (fibrosarcoma), blood vessels (angiosarcoma), and neurogenic tissue (malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor, malignant schwannoma).

Imaging aids diagnosis of musculoskeletal masses

June 16, 2008

Primary malignant musculoskeletal tumors are an inhomogeneous group of lesions originating from mesenchymal tissues.

New criteria refine PET/CT post-treatment follow-up

November 01, 2007

Integrated PET/CT scanners entered clinical practice in 2001. Their quasisimultaneous acquisition of complementary anatomic and functional information has revolutionized diagnosis and treatment monitoring for many oncological diseases.