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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Holzapfel, K; Rummeny, EJ; Hannig, C; Beer, AJ 
Title:
[MSCT for staging and response evaluation of esophageal cancer] 
Abstract:
Squamous cell carcinomas and adenocarcinomas account for the majority of cases of esophageal cancer. Esophageal cancer often is diagnosed in advanced stages as clinical symptoms are lacking in early stages. The major aims of imaging in esophageal cancer are to determine local tumor extension (T and N staging), to rule out systemic disease (M staging), and to assess response to neoadjuvant therapy (response evaluation). CT is still inferior to endoscopic ultrasound in differentiating T stages and...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Radiologe 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
47 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
101-9 
Language:
de 
Print-ISSN:
0033-832X 
TUM Institution:
ntgendiagnostik; Nuklearmedizinische Klinik und Poliklinik