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Publication Name World Journal of Otorhinolaryngology
Manuscript ID 22308
Country of Manuscript Source United States
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ISSN 2218-6247 (online)
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Category Otorhinolaryngology
Manuscript Type Minireviews
Article Title Positron-emission tomography/computed tomography imaging in head and neck oncology: An update
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Viet D Nguyen, Bundhit Tantiwongkosi, Wyatt J Weinheimer and Frank R Miller
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Corresponding author Viet D Nguyen, MD, Department of Radiology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, Mail Code 7800, San Antonio, TX 78229, United States. nguyenvd@uthscsa.edu
Keywords Positron emission tomography; Staging; Diagnosis; Computed tomography; Head and neck cancer; Management of squamous cell carcinoma; Carcinoma of unknown primary; Second primary malignancy; Surveillance; Recurrence; Prognosis
Core Tip In the pre-treatment phase, positron-emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) is valuable in the evaluation of patients with carcinoma of unknown primary origin, detection of synchronous second primary tumor, staging of cervical lymph node metastasis and assessment for distant metastases. In the post-treatment phase, PET/CT is helpful in evaluating treatment response, detecting residual or recurrent tumor and excluding distant metastases. Prognostic factors derived from PET/CT metabolic and functional data are useful in predicting tumor aggressiveness with implication on patient’s survivability, and facilitate selection of treatment modality and personalized treatment options.
Publish Date 2016-05-10 11:02
Citation Nguyen VD, Tantiwongkosi B, Weinheimer WJ, Miller FR. Positron-emission tomography/computed tomography imaging in head and neck oncology: An update. World J Otorhinolaryngol 2016; 6(2): 23-32
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/2218-6247/full/v6/i2/23.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.5319/wjo.v6.i2.23
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