Comparison of CT and PET-CT based planning of radiation therapy in locally advanced pancreatic carcinoma


Topkan E., Yavuz A. A. , Aydin M. , Onal C., Yapar F., Yavuz M. N.

JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL & CLINICAL CANCER RESEARCH, cilt.27, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 27
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1186/1756-9966-27-41
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL & CLINICAL CANCER RESEARCH

Özet

Background: To compare computed tomography (CT) with co-registered positron emission tomography-computed tomography (PET-CT) as the basis for delineating gross tumor volume (GTV) in unresectable, locally advanced pancreatic carcinoma (LAPC).