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World J Otorhinolaryngol. May 28, 2016; 6(2): 23-32
Published online May 28, 2016. doi: 10.5319/wjo.v6.i2.23
Figure 6
Figure 6 Recurrent primary tumor detected by positron-emission tomography/computed tomography. Squamous cell carcinoma of the base of tongue (green arrows) with bilateral level IIa metastatic lymphadenopathy (yellow arrows) was identified on pre-treatment PET/CT with maximal SUV: 13.2 (A). The tumor remained intensely hypermetabolic on PET/CT with maximal SUV: 6 at 13 mo after treatment (B). PET/CT: Positron-emission tomography/computed tomography; SUV: Standardized uptake value.