[Frequency and distribution pattern of distant metastases in patients with ENT tumors and their consequences for pretherapeutic staging].

@article{Dietl2007FrequencyAD,
  title={[Frequency and distribution pattern of distant metastases in patients with ENT tumors and their consequences for pretherapeutic staging].},
  author={Barbara Dietl and Joerg Marienhagen and Christof Schaefer and Fabian Pohl and Oliver K{\"o}lbl},
  journal={Strahlentherapie und Onkologie : Organ der Deutschen Rontgengesellschaft ... [et al]},
  year={2007},
  volume={183 3},
  pages={138-43}
}
PURPOSE To address the following questions: which parameters influenced the frequency of distant metastases in patients with locally advanced ear-nose-throat (ENT) tumors, which was the distribution pattern of metastases, and what were the diagnostic consequences for pretherapeutic staging? PATIENTS AND METHODS 600 patients (526 men, 76 women, median age… CONTINUE READING