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Evaluating lingual carcinoma for surgical management: what does volumetric measurement with MRI offer?

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MRI plays a crucial but under utilized role in the surgical management of lingual squamous cell carcinoma (SCC). Measurement of three-dimensional tumour volume (TV) has the potential to guide management of clinically negative cervical lymph nodes and address deficiencies in current TNM staging criteria This work studied the value of MRI-measured TV as a predictor of 2 year disease-related survival (DRS) and disease-free survival (DFS), as well as occult cervical lymph node metastasis (OM) in ...

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10.1259/bjr/28782452

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Surgical Sciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
The British journal of radiology
Volume:
83
Issue:
995
Pages:
927-933
Publication date:
2010-11-05
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EISSN:
1748-880X
ISSN:
0007-1285
URN:
uuid:a8e2d9bb-e48e-4d74-98f0-4e7666af405b
Source identifiers:
116948
Local pid:
pubs:116948

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