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Table 2 Aims of imaging

From: Head and neck cancer: the surgeon’s role

Primary tumour
  Site
  Tumour volume
  Relationship to adjacent structures
  Nodal status
  Synchronous primary tumour
  Metastases
  Pulmonary status
  Image-guided biopsy
  Embolization
  Image-guided surgery
  Percutaneous gastrostomy
Follow-up
  Response to treatment
  Development of recurrence/metastasis
  Development of second primary tumours