Imaging of Bone Sarcomas

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  • 1 From the University of Tennessee-Campbell Clinic, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Memphis, Tennessee.

Identification, staging, and treatment of bone sarcomas rely on both clinical and imaging evaluations. Although conventional radiography remains the primary imaging modality for characterizing bone tumors, bone scintigraphy, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, and positron emission tomography can each add information for staging and treatment planning.

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Correspondence: Robert K. Heck, MD, 1211 Union Avenue, Suite 510, Memphis, TN 38104. E-mail: rheck@campbellclinic.com
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