10. Imaging after Minimally-Invasive Interventions in Urological Cancers

  1. Hashim Uddin Ahmed MRCS, BM, BCh(Oxon), BA(Hons)2,
  2. Manit Arya FRCS, FRCS(Urol)3,
  3. Peter T. Scardino MD4 and
  4. Mark Emberton FRCS(Urol), FRCS(Eng), MBBS, BSc2
  1. Rowland Illing and
  2. Alex Kirkham

Published Online: 8 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444329896.ch10

Interventional Techniques in Uro-Oncology

Interventional Techniques in Uro-Oncology

How to Cite

Illing, R. and Kirkham, A. (2011) Imaging after Minimally-Invasive Interventions in Urological Cancers, in Interventional Techniques in Uro-Oncology (eds H. Uddin Ahmed, M. Arya, P. T. Scardino and M. Emberton), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444329896.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Division of Surgery and Interventional Science, University College London, University College London Hospitals NHS, Foundation Trust, London, UK

  2. 3

    Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Surgery, King's College Hospital, London, UK

  3. 4

    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Specialist Imaging, University College Hospital, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 30 MAR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405192729

Online ISBN: 9781444329896



  • Imaging after minimally-invasive interventions in urological cancers;
  • magnetic resonance imaging (MRI);
  • Prostate cancer;
  • Ultrasound to delineate necrosis;
  • MRI after therapy - late changes (>6 months);
  • Prognostic value of early MRI


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Renal cancer

  • Prostate cancer

  • Future directions

  • Conclusions

  • References