Imaging in Carcinoma of the Larynx

  • Abhinav Jain
  • S. S. Anand


The advancements in cross-sectional imaging techniques have made pre- and postsurgical evaluation of carcinoma larynx more comprehensive and faster. Early diagnosis and treatment in laryngeal cancer not only impact the overall survival; it also augments the possibility of preserving voice and nasal respiration [1]. Clinical mirror examination and endoscopy are used to evaluate the larynx [2]. Besides integration of endoscopic findings with cross-sectional imaging, to analyse the submucosal and locoregional extent of the SCC improves the T staging and precision and influences the treatment decisions in these patients. Imaging also contributes to information about the nodal disease, systemic metastases, any synchronous tumours and recurrent disease.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Abhinav Jain
    • 1
  • S. S. Anand
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiodiagnosisHamdard Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Jamia HamdardNew DelhiIndia

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