Dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging as a predictor of outcome in head-and-neck squamous cell carcinoma patients with nodal metastases Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Squamous Cell
  • Contrast Media
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Mouth Neoplasms
  • Oropharyngeal Neoplasms

abstract

  • Our study shows that skewness of K(trans) was the strongest predictor of PFS and OS in Stage IV HNSCC patients with nodal disease. This study suggests an important role for pretreatment DCE-MRI parameter K(trans) as a predictor of outcome in these patients.

publication date

  • April 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3177034

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2011.03.006

PubMed ID

  • 21601373

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1837

end page

  • 44

volume

  • 82

number

  • 5