Diagnostics - Computed Tomography
Accurate staging - with Computed Tomography
When staging a tumor, it is important to determine the presence of additional tumors and potential malignancies throughout the body. For this, it is important to have outstanding image quality with high spatial resolution and optimum coverage.
SOMATOM® Definition AS, the world’s first Adaptive Scanner, is a fundamentally new way to use single-source CT, provides a new way to use single source CT. Imagine a CT scanner that truly adapts to your patients and your clinical questions – making it an excellent imaging choice in virtually any clinical field. Opening up new worlds of clinical and economic possibilities. Increasing the quality and efficiency of imaging capabilities.
Our software syngo® CT Oncology provides unrivaled diagnostic confidence for routine tumor staging – especially for the evaluation of lesions in typical locations such as in the lung, liver or lymph nodes. Dedicated autopilots automate segmentation of user identified lesions, and measurement is manual, enabling robust calculation of the lesion size, including besides the standards RECIST (1.0) and WHO the forward-looking volume evaluation of the tumor, and the tumor burden. syngo CT Oncology uniquely offers a one-stop shop for high speed and confidence in staging.
“The Adaptive Scanner, SOMATOM Definition AS, enables us to address any clinical question in any situation.”
Joseph Schoepf, MD, Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
*The statements by Siemens’ customers described herein are based on results that were achieved in the customer's unique setting. Since there is no "typical" setting and many variables exist there can be no guarantee that other customers will achieve the same results.