The imaging of an organ or part of the body using tracer amounts of radioactive chemicals e.g. Bone scan, ultrasound or liver scan.
|Secondary Tumour (see Metastasis)||
A cancer that has left its primary site and is deposited elsewhere in the body (eg lung, bone, brain).
|Segmental resection (local excision, wid||
Surgical removal of a cancer along with some surrounding normal tissue.
A machine which closely resembles a linear accelerator which allows the necessary calculations to be made before starting treatment.