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Table 3 Diagnostic yield of various imaging modalities for second primary tumours by p16 status

From: HPV Status and second primary tumours in Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

  Number of patients  
  p16 + p16 - p-value
Diagnostic work-up    
 Whole-body PET-CT 64 35  
  Panendoscopy 80 53  
SPTs identified 4 9  
Diagnostic yield 2.8% 10.2% 0.02*
  1. p < 0.05 considered statistically significant.