January 07, 2021

FDG-PET/CT and Pathology in Newly Diagnosed Head and Neck Cancer: ACRIN 6685 Trial, FDG-PET/CT cN0

FDG-PET/CT (fluorodeoxyglucose–positron emission tomography/computed tomography) is effective to assess for occult neck nodal disease. The American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Foundation published the risks and patterns of nodal disease based on primary site and nodal level from
data on the dissected cN0 per the results from ACRIN 6685.

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