Role of pretreatment 18F-FDG PET/CT parameters in predicting outcome of non-endemic EBV DNA-related nasopharyngeal cancer (NPC) patients treated with IMRT and chemotherapy

Published on May 1, 2019in Radiologia Medica2
· DOI :10.1007/S11547-018-0980-6
Alessandra Alessi11
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Alice Lorenzoni2
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+ 12 AuthorsEster Orlandi22
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Purpose To evaluate the prognostic role of pretreatment 18F-FDG PET/CT metabolic parameters in non-endemic Epstein–Barr Virus (EBV DNA)-related nasopharyngeal cancer (NPC) patients treated with curative intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) with or without chemotherapy (CHT).
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