Research and Markets: MRI Manual of Pelvic Cancer

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "MRI Manual of Pelvic Cancer" book to their offering.

Written by internationally renowned authors, this title is an invaluable reference for all those required to report on MR examinations, with accurate cancer staging aided by the extensive use of high quality MR images of pelvic cancer.

Each chapter gives a short account of every disease and a set of images demonstrating the tumour, node and metastasis stages, based on the 2010 UICC/AJCC staging system.

A highly useful resource, this guide also:

  • Introduces pelvic cancer staging, MRI technique, and pelvic anatomy
  • Presents a comprehensive set of state-of-the-art images of the various pelvic cancers
  • Contains illustrations of recurrent disease and appearances following chemo-radiotherapy
  • Discusses imaging before exenterative surgery and the imaging of metastatic disease within the pelvis
  • What's new to this edition:
  • New techniques in a number of pelvic cancers, including cervical, endometrial, ovarian and vaginal cancer, such as MR diffusion, MR spectroscopy and Dynamic Contrast Imaging
  • Image findings post chemoradiation for cervical, rectal and bladder cancer
  • New section on image findings in brachytherapy for prostate cancer
  • Brand new chapter on penile cancer

Key Topics Covered:

  1. Diagnosis, staging and follow-up of pelvic tumours: the role of MR Imaging
  2. MR Imaging Techniques in Pelvic Cancer
  3. Anatomy of the pelvis
  4. Cervical Cancer
  5. Endometrial Cancer
  6. Ovarian Cancer
  7. Vaginal Cancer
  8. Vulval Cancer
  9. Rectal Cancer
  10. Anal Cancer
  11. Bladder Cancer
  12. Prostate Cancer
  13. Penile Cancer
  14. Pelvic Metastasis
  15. MR Imaging of Residual and Recurrent Tumour Before Pelvic Clearance Surgery

For more information visit

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager.
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Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Healthcare and Medical Devices

Source: Research and Markets