Andrés Coca-Pelaz

Learn More
With the current advances and recent organ preservation protocols for intermediate or advanced stage laryngeal cancer, based on chemotherapy, the role of surgery seemed replaced except for surgical rescue of tumours not responding to these treatments, total laryngectomy being the surgical option. This type of non-surgical treatment is offered as a strategy(More)
Adenoid cystic carcinoma (AdCC) is among the most common malignant tumors of the salivary glands. It is characterized by a prolonged clinical course, with frequent local recurrences, late onset of metastases and fatal outcome. High-grade transformation (HGT) is an uncommon phenomenon among salivary carcinomas and is associated with increased tumor(More)
Adenoid cystic carcinoma (AdCC) of the head and neck is a well-recognized pathologic entity that rarely occurs in the larynx. Although the 5-year locoregional control rates are high, distant metastasis has a tendency to appear more than 5 years post treatment. Because AdCC of the larynx is uncommon, it is difficult to standardize a treatment protocol. One(More)
We report the case of a 76-year-old patient who attended consultation due to pain in his left ear of 8 months evolution. He presented an erythematous left ear with pain in the upper third and a small ulcer in the retroauricular Figure 1 ଝ Please cite this article as: Coca-Pelaz A, Meilán-Martínez Á. Arteria carótida interna paralela a la base del cráneo.(More)
  • 1