Marta Dremelj

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PURPOSE In a prospective randomized clinical study, simultaneous postoperative application of irradiation (RT), mitomycin C, and bleomycin was tested in a group of patients with operable advanced head-and-neck carcinoma. It was expected that the planned combined postoperative therapy would reduce the number of locoregional recurrences and prolong survival.(More)
BACKGROUND It is believed that chemotherapy (ChT) is ineffective in follicular thyroid carcinoma (FTC) and Hürthle cell thyroid carcinoma (HCTC). The aim of our retrospective study was to find out whether neodjuvant ChT before thyroid surgery had any effect on the size of primary tumor in patients with FTC or HCTC. METHODS The study included 29 patients(More)
BACKGROUND It is believed that chemotherapy (ChT) is ineffective in papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC). The aim of our retrospective chart review was to find out if neoadjuvant ChT before thyroid surgery had any effect on the size of primary tumors in patients with PTC. METHODS The study included 16 patients (13 women, 3 men; median age 63.5 years) with(More)
BACKGROUND There is a paradigm that chemotherapy is ineffective in thyroid carcinoma. The aim of our study was to find out whether neoadjuvant chemotherapy before thyroid surgery had an effect on the size of primary tumour in patients with poorly differentiated thyroid carcinoma (PDTC) based on Turin proposal. PATIENTS AND METHODS Altogether, 13 patients(More)
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