Gynecologic tumors: How to communicate imaging results to the surgeon

Stefania Rizzo, Giuseppina Calareso, Federica De Maria, Vanna Zanagnolo, Roberta Lazzari, Agnese Cecconi, Massimo Bellomi

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Gynecologic cancers are a leading cause of morbidity and mortality for female patients, with an estimated 88,750 new cancer cases and 29,520 deaths in the United States in 2012. To offer the best treatment options to patients it is important that the radiologist, surgeon, radiation oncologist, and gynecologic oncologist work together with a multidisciplinary approach. Using the available diagnostic imaging modalities, the radiologist must give appropriate information to the surgeon in order to plan the best surgical approach and its timing.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)611-625
Number of pages15
JournalCancer Imaging
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Dec 30 2013


  • Gynecologic cancers
  • Radiologic results
  • Surgeons

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology


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