Tumor metabolism and perfusion in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: Pretreatment multimodality imaging with 1H magnetic resonance spectroscopy, dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI, and [ 18F]FDG-PET Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Squamous Cell
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Head and Neck Neoplasms

abstract

  • Pretreatment multimodality imaging using (1)H-MRS, DCE-MRI, and [(18)F]FDG PET is feasible in HNSCC patients with nodal metastases. Additionally, combined DCE-MRI and [(18)F]FDG PET parameters were predictive of short-term response to treatment.

publication date

  • January 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3137671

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2010.11.022

PubMed ID

  • 21236594

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 299

end page

  • 307

volume

  • 82

number

  • 1