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Hyperfractionated irradiation with or without concurrent chemotherapy for locally advanced head and neck cancer.
BACKGROUND Radiotherapy is often the primary treatment for advanced head and neck cancer, but the rates of locoregional recurrence are high and survival is poor. We investigated whetherExpand
Necessity for adjuvant neck dissection in setting of concurrent chemoradiation for advanced head-and-neck cancer.
PURPOSE Neck dissection has traditionally played an important role in the treatment of patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck who present with regionally advanced neck diseaseExpand
Current management of mucosal melanoma of the head and neck
While mucosal‐based melanomas of the head and neck region are uncommon lesions, when they do arise they usually follow an inexorably aggressive course. Experience with these tumors is, necessarily,Expand
Preoperative radiotherapy and bevacizumab for angiosarcoma of the head and neck: Two case studies
Angiosarcoma of the face is a vascular tumor with poor local control and short median survival despite standard treatment. Bevacizumab is a humanized monoclonal antibody to vascular endothelialExpand
Current management of laryngotracheal trauma: case report and literature review.
Current Management of Laryngotracheal Trauma: CASE-REPORT and Literature Review B. Atkins;Steve Abbate;Samuel Fisher;Steven Vaslef; The Journal of Trauma: Injury, Infection, and Critical Care
Penile metastasis secondary to supraglottic squamous cell carcinoma: review of the literature.
We report an unusual supraglottic carcinoma metastasis to the penis. Review of the literature revealed more than 300 cases of metastatic lesions to the penis, excluding primary neoplasms from skin,Expand
Lentigo maligna melanoma of the head and neck
Historically, lentigo maligna melanoma has been considered a “favorable” histological type of melanoma, and treatment by wide local excision was considered curative. A retrospective multivariateExpand
Otolaryngologic management of patients with subdural empyema
From 1979 to 1988,17 patients presented to Duke University Medical Center for treatment of subdural empyema. Empyemas were caused by sinusitis in 53% of the patients and by otitis media in 12%. NoneExpand
Kikuchi's Disease Causing Cervical Lymphadenopathy
Necrotizing lymphadenitis or Kikuchi's disease is a benign self-limiting cause of lymphadenopathy, first reported by Kikuchi in 1972.\ The disease usually affects those of Oriental ethnicity and hasExpand
Pharyngoesophageal reconstruction using free jejunal interposition grafts.
Forty patients underwent pharyngoesophageal reconstruction with a free jejunal interposition graft (FJIG). Three categories of disease were treated: (1) primary upper aerodigestive tract carcinomas,Expand