• Medicine
  • Published 2005

Evaluation of MRI in tumor staging of NPC

  title={Evaluation of MRI in tumor staging of NPC},
  author={Guo Xiao-don},
Objective:To evaluate the tumor staging value of MRI for nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC).Methods:MRI findings were retrospectively reviewed in 240 NPC cases. MRI noncontrast axial and enhanced coronal and sagittal scan were taken.Results:MRI tumor staging was suggested according to the involving direction of NPC. T1 stage of NPC which localized in nasopharyngeal recess were found in 25 cases; T2 stage involved the superior parapharyngeal space in 80 cases; and the deep parapharyngeal space in 37… CONTINUE READING

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