Staging of Laryngeal and Hypopharyngeal Cancer Using MSCT

  • Wilhelm Flatz
  • Lorenz Jäger
Part of the Diagnostic Imaging book series (MEDRAD)

Abstract

Since the first days of computed tomography (CT), which started to evolve as a clinical diagnostic feature in 1972 (Hounsfield), remarkable development took place. One major improvement resulted from the introduction of the (single-slice) spiral CT, which was constructed with significant participation of W. Kalender from the University of Erlangen, Germany.

Keywords

Lymphoma Attenuation Leukemia Respiration Oncol 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wilhelm Flatz
    • 1
  • Lorenz Jäger
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Clinical Radiology, Großhadern HospitalLudwig-Maximilians UniversityMunichGermany

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