[Practical significance of the 6 level neck classification in cancers of the aerodigestive tract].

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Lymph node metastases are one of the main reasons of treatment failure in head and neck cancer. Thus, knowledge of lymphatic system anatomy and routs of spreading the metastases in particular primary tumor localisation is of great practical importance. Typical sites of neck metastases in larynx and tonsil cancer were presented. The neck lymphatic system… (More)

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@article{KrukZagajewska2000PracticalSO, title={[Practical significance of the 6 level neck classification in cancers of the aerodigestive tract].}, author={Aleksandra Kruk-Zagajewska and Zygmunt Szmeja and M. Margaret Wierzbicka}, journal={Otolaryngologia polska = The Polish otolaryngology}, year={2000}, volume={54 Suppl 31}, pages={133-6} }