Pretreatment Evaluation of Glioma

Academic Article

Abstract

  • © 2016 Elsevier Inc. Glioma is considered the most common type of primary central nervous system (CNS) tumor. Imaging is crucial for diagnosis, characterization, grading, and therapeutic planning of CNS gliomas. Along with a brief description of conventional computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging techniques, this article reviews the ever-developing role of modern imaging techniques in preoperative management of CNS gliomas. It discusses current clinical applications, promising features, and limitations of each imaging method.
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    Pubmed Id

  • 11053681
  • Author List

  • Mohammadzadeh A; Mohammadzadeh V; Kooraki S; Sotoudeh H; Kadivar S; Shakiba M; Rasuli B; Borhani A; Mohammadzadeh M
  • Start Page

  • 567
  • End Page

  • 580
  • Volume

  • 26
  • Issue

  • 4