Professor and Head, Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head Neck Surgery,
MMIMSR, MMDU, Mullana, Ambala, Haryana, India
*Corresponding Author: Manish Gupta, Professor and Head, Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head Neck Surgery, MMIMSR, MMDU, Mullana, Ambala, Haryana, India.
Received: April 26, 2020; Published: May 02, 2020
Head and Neck malignancy often present with neck swelling. To assess the severity or stage the disease, plan the treatment and also prognosticate the case, it is essential to determine the presence of neck secondaries. The clinical examination helps in identifying the number, size, shape, location, overlying skin, local temperature, tenderness, consistency and fixity of lymph node to underlying structure. This has limitations due to its subjective nature.
Citation: Manish Gupta., et al. “Role of Ultrasound to Identify Head Neck Secondaries". Acta Scientific Otolaryngology 2.5 (2020): 12-14.
Copyright: © 2020 Manish Gupta., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.