Evaluation of Neck Lymph Node Metastasis on Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound: An Animal Study

@inproceedings{Cui2017EvaluationON,
  title={Evaluation of Neck Lymph Node Metastasis on Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound: An Animal Study},
  author={Zheng Cui and Yi Gao and Weihua Wang and Zhenhua Zhu and Yu Liang Zhang and Zhao-xin Ma},
  booktitle={Clinical and experimental otorhinolaryngology},
  year={2017}
}
OBJECTIVES To assess the performance of contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) intended to differentiate hyperplastic from malignant neck lymph nodes in an animal model. METHODS Twenty-four New Zealand rabbits were randomly divided into two groups: neck lymph node metastasis group (12 rabbits) and reactive hyperplastic lymph node group (12 rabbits). Tongue… CONTINUE READING