Value of imaging in head and neck tumors.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

In this review, the value of imaging in the management of head and neck tumors is summarized. The many diverse tumors of the head and neck are grouped for purposes of staging and treatment. The groupings of malignancies consist of sinonasal, nasopharynx, salivary gland, oral cavity, oropharynx, hypopharynx, larynx, and thyroid tumors. The anatomy, rationale for choice of imaging modality, interpretation of acquired images, staging, treatment options, and posttherapy assessment are discussed.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Antoniou, AJ; Marcus, C; Subramaniam, RM

Published Date

  • October 2014

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 23 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 685 - 707

PubMed ID

  • 25246046

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1558-5042

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.soc.2014.07.001


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States