Direct comparison of F-18-FDG PET and ultrasound in the follow-up of patients with squamous cell cancer of the head and neck
|Published in||Nuklearmedizin. 2000, vol. 39, no. 8, p. 246-50|
|Abstract||The objective of this study was to compare screening ultrasound (US) obtained in patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck with F-18-FDG PET and to evaluate if US obtained before F-18-FDG PET has the potential to enhance patient management by the detection of additional lesions.|
|Keywords||Adult — Aged — Aged, 80 and over — Carcinoma, Squamous Cell/radiography/radionuclide imaging/surgery/ultrasonography — False Positive Reactions — Female — Fluorodeoxyglucose F18/diagnostic use — Follow-Up Studies — Head and Neck Neoplasms/radiography/radionuclide imaging/surgery/ultrasonography — Humans — Male — Middle Aged — Neoplasm Recurrence, Local/radionuclide imaging/ultrasonography — Neoplasm Staging — Predictive Value of Tests — Radiopharmaceuticals/diagnostic use — Reproducibility of Results — Sensitivity and Specificity — Tomography, Emission-Computed|
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|Research group||Groupe Becker Minerva (imagerie ORL) (683)|
|GOERRES, G W et al. Direct comparison of F-18-FDG PET and ultrasound in the follow-up of patients with squamous cell cancer of the head and neck. In: Nuklearmedizin, 2000, vol. 39, n° 8, p. 246-50. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:40419|