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Case 129

Oropharyngeal carcinoma

Author(s)
R Sigal, G Schwaab
 
Patient
male, 48 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Squamous cell carcinoma of the left glosso tonsillar fossa
     

    Gd injection T1 weighted fat suppressed axial view shows that the lesion extends laterally in the medial pterygoid muscle (arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Squamous cell carcinoma of the left glosso tonsillar fossa;

    T2 weighted axial view shows a hyperintense lesion which invades the left base of the tongue, including the course of the neurovascular bundle of the tongue (arrows).

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Squamous cell carcinoma of the left glosso tonsillar fossa;
     
     
Gd injection T1 weighted fat suppressed axial view shows that the lesion extends laterally in the medial pterygoid muscle (arrow).
 
T2 weighted axial view shows a hyperintense lesion which invades the left base of the tongue, including the course of the neurovascular bundle of the tongue (arrows).
 
 
 
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