Van de Perre, S. × Vanhoenacker, FM. Geniets, C. Van Dyck, P. Gielen, J. Samson, Ignace Parizel, PM. #
Acta Medica Belgica
JBR-BTR vol:89 issue:5 pages:275-280
Diagnostic imaging plays a pivotal role in the initial detection, characterization, pre-operative assessment and long term follow-up of malignant bone tumors. The purpose of this brief review is to discuss the specific role of the different imaging modalities in the diagnostic work-up of malignant bone tumors. The imaging features, with emphasis on standard radiography, allowing differentiation, of malignant bone tumors, will be highlighted.