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Poster Presentations: American Head and Neck Society
August 2006

P050 PET-CT in Recurrent Head and Neck Squamous Cancer

Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;132(8):875. doi:10.1001/archotol.132.8.875-b

Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India;

Bioimaging Unit, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai

Objective: To assess the role of positron emission tomography and computed tomography (PET-CT) fusion imaging in management of recurrent head and neck squamous cancer in India.

Design: Retrospective cohort study of 1 year.

Setting: Specialized referral center.

Patients: Eighty previously treated patients with head and neck squamous cancer underwent 85 whole-body PET-CT fusion scans during follow-up for recurrent disease that was clinically considered salvageable.

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