Magnetic resonance imaging of malignant soft tissue neoplasms in the adult

Eric A. Walker, Joel S. Salesky, Michael E. Fenton, Mark D. Murphey

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This review addresses the spectrum of malignant soft tissue tumors frequently found in adults. Rather than presenting a complete review, the focus of this discussion is on common lesions or lesions in which the diagnosis may be suggested on the basis of imaging. Diagnoses covered include undifferentiated high-grade pleomorphic sarcoma, fibrosarcoma, dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, liposarcoma, synovial sarcoma, malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor, clear cell sarcoma, hemangioendothelioma, hemangiopericytoma, angiosarcoma, and leiomyosarcoma.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1219-1234
Number of pages16
JournalRadiologic Clinics of North America
Issue number6
StatePublished - Nov 2011

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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