Combining Imaging Methods May Reduce Need for Tumor Biopsies

Combining Imaging Methods May Reduce Need for Tumor Biopsies

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Combining Imaging Methods May Reduce Need for Tumor Biopsies

Combining two imaging methods can provide a more accurate sampling of single tumors — like those found in ovarian cancer — thus allowing doctors to capture the diverse cancer cells in the tumor with fewer biopsies, a new study found. The study, “Ultrasound-guided targeted biopsies of CT-based radiomic tumour habitats: technical development and initial experience in metastatic ovarian cancer,” was published in European Radiology. One of the challenges in treating cancer is that a single tumor…

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