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Imaging in Laryngeal Tumors

Ravi Varma, Sanjay N Jain

Keywords : Laryngeal tumors,cross-sectional imaging

Citation Information : Varma R, Jain SN. Imaging in Laryngeal Tumors. Int J Otorhinolaryngol Clin 2010; 2 (3):167-174.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10003-1032

Published Online: 01-12-2010

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2010; The Author(s).


Imaging plays an important role in the diagnostic evaluation of laryngeal cancers. This article discusses important technical issues related to cross-sectional imaging modalities, imaging anatomy, patterns of tumor spread and the contribution of imaging in pretreatment staging and post-treatment surveillance.

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