Limitations of PET and PET/CT in detecting upper gastrointestinal synchronous cancer in patients with head and neck carcinoma
European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, 06/27/2012
Yabuki K et al. – Synchronous cancer was most frequently observed in the upper gastrointestinal (UGI), especially in the esophagus in patients with head and neck carcinoma. Positron emission tomography (PET) and PET/CT have limitations in the detection of these lesions.