CT and MR for brain tumor implant therapy using CF-252 neutrons

@article{Maruyama2004CTAM,
  title={CT and MR for brain tumor implant therapy using CF-252 neutrons},
  author={Yosh Maruyama and Hong W. Chin and Anne B. Young and Joseph L. Beach and Phillip A. Tibbs and Sidney Goldstein and William R. Markesbery},
  journal={Journal of Neuro-Oncology},
  year={2004},
  volume={2},
  pages={349-360}
}
Magnetic resonance (MR) imaging of the brain allows very effective localization of tumor in brain, visualization of brain reaction to tumor, peritumoral edema, as well as destruction of normal anatomy and spread of tumor. MR readily imaged the brain in multiple views allowing three dimensional (3D) evaluation and more precise localization of tumor in the depths of the brain. It also assessed the extent of tumor infiltration away from the primary site. In an ongoing study of Cf-252 neutron… 
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