FDG Tracer-Uptake In Locally Advanced Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Shachi J Sharma, Steffen Wagner, Dagmar Steiner, Claus Wittekindt, Detlef Litzlbauer & Jens P Klussmann
Introduction: HPV-associated oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) is an own tumor entity with increasing incidence and different metastatic behavior compared to the non-HPV-associated OSCC. PET/CT has been described as a predictive marker for outcome of irradiation therapy in non-HPV-associated[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]