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Treatment of complications of parotid gland surgery.
Although several reports in the literature have documented the surgical technique, and the oncological outcome achieved with parotidectomy, only a few articles have described the complications ofExpand
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Carcinosarcoma de novo of the parotid gland.
Only 29 cases of salivary gland carcinosarcoma de novo have been described in the English-language literature. We present a new case of parotid gland carcinosarcoma de novo and discuss diagnostic andExpand
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Current opinion in diagnosis and treatment of laryngeal carcinoma.
Laryngeal carcinoma is the 11th commonest form of cancer in men world-wide, with 121,000 new cases in 1985. More than 95% of all laryngeal malignancies are squamous cell carcinomas. TreatmentExpand
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Pharyngocutaneous Fistula as a Complication of Total Laryngectomy: Review of the Literature and Analysis of Case Records
Pharyngocutaneous fistula is the most common complication of total laryngectomy. The management of this problem increases hospitalization time and delays initiation of postoperative radiotherapy,Expand
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Langerhans' cell histiocytosis: temporal bone involvement.
In Langerhans' cell histiocytosis, radiological findings on temporal bone involvement show destructive bone lesions involving the mastoid, with the squamous part and middle ear less affected.Expand
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Progesterone Receptor Expression in Angioleiomyoma of the Nasal Cavity
In recent years sex steroid receptors have been identified in several types of human neoplasia. Angioleiomyoma of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinus is an extremely rare benign neoplasm which isExpand
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Contractile properties and myosin heavy chain isoform composition in single fibre of human laryngeal muscles
In the present study we aimed to determine the functional properties and the myosin heavy chain (MHC) isoform composition of single chemically skinned fibres from the vocal muscle of four adult menExpand
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Deep neck infection with dental origin: analysis of 85 consecutive cases (2000–2006)
Conclusions. Diagnostic work-up should include contrast-enhanced computed tomography (CT) and mandible orthopantogram. When a dental origin of deep neck infection is suspected, the intravenousExpand
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Distant muscular (gluteus maximus muscle) metastasis from laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma
Clinical evidence of non-lymphatic distant metastasis has been reported in ≈10% of cases of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC). The lungs are the commonest site of distant metastasis ofExpand
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Laryngeal carcinoma recurrence rate and disease-free interval are related to CD105 expression but not to vascular endothelial growth factor 2 (Flk-1/Kdr) expression.
BACKGROUND Tumour angiogenesis is the result of an inbalance between anti- and pro-angiogenic factors. CD105 (endoglin) is a component of the receptor complex of transforming growth factorExpand
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