Application of new imaging techniques for the evaluation of squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck.

@article{Fischbein1999ApplicationON,
  title={Application of new imaging techniques for the evaluation of squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck.},
  author={N J Fischbein and Yoshimi Anzai and Suresh K. Mukherji},
  journal={Seminars in ultrasound, CT, and MR},
  year={1999},
  volume={20 3},
  pages={187-212}
}
The past several years have seen dramatic changes in imaging of the head and neck. Technical improvements in CT and MRI coupled with their widespread availability have made cross-sectional imaging an important adjunct in evaluation of patients with disease of the extracranial head and neck. The most recent advances in head and neck imaging are from new metabolic and functional imaging techniques. The intent of this report is to provide an update on the potential role of positron emission… CONTINUE READING