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The role of [18F]fluorodopa positron emission tomography in grading of gliomas

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Purpose: Gliomas are the most commonly occurring brain tumour in adults and there remains no cure for these tumours with treatment strategies being based on tumour grade. All treatment options aim to prolong survival, maintain quality of life and slow the inevitable progression from low-grade to high-grade. Despite imaging advancements, the only reliable method to grade a glioma is to perform a biopsy, and even this is fraught with errors associated with under grading...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1007/s11060-022-04177-3

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Oncology
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-2577-9025
Publisher:
Springer
Journal:
Journal of Neuro-Oncology More from this journal
Volume:
160
Pages:
577-589
Publication date:
2022-11-24
Acceptance date:
2022-10-19
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EISSN:
1573-7373
ISSN:
0167-594X
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1305148
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pubs:1305148
Deposit date:
2022-11-28

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