Tumor Hypoxia of Head-and-neck Cancer Underwent Radiation Therapy Measured With F-18-FMISO
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Conditions: official terms
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
head-and-neck cancer, radiation therapy, F-18-FMISO
Study Type
Study Phase
Phase 2
Study Design
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective
Overall Status
The purpose of this study is to describe the regional and global tumor hypoxia in head-and-neck cancer during percutaneous radiation therapy
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: No
Maximum Age: 70 Years
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Gender: Both
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- histologically confirmed head-and-neck cancer not curable by surgery

- Karnofsky > 70%

- tumor volume and localisation allow curative radiotherapy

- written consent

Exclusion Criteria:

- metastases

- earlier radiation therapy of head and neck

- pregnancy

- secondary malignancy excluding dermal carcinoma and Tis-carcinoma of cervix uteri

- psychiatric impairment
Department of Nuclear Medicine
Dresden, Germany
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Joerg Kotzerke, MD - +49 351 458 4160 - Joerg.Kotzerke@uniklinikum-dresden.de
Start Date
July 2006
Technische Universität Dresden
Technische Universität Dresden
Record processing date
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