The journal «Practical oncology» / ТОМ 17, №1, 2016, The most important achievements in oncology in 2015

Neuroradiology: evaluation of effectiveness of surgery and the combined therapy of gliomas



The lecture is devoted to the discussion of possibilities of neuroimaging methods in the evaluation of radical surgery and monitoring of chemo-radiotherapy in cerebral gliomas. Biomarkers of the effectiveness of the combined therapy and the possible complications (radiation necrosis, continued growth, pseudoresponce, pseudoprogression) are discussed as well as the differential diagnosis.