A clinical study of post-cricoid carcinoma.

  title={A clinical study of post-cricoid carcinoma.},
  author={Takahiro Asakage and Kazunari Nakao and Yasuhiro Ebihara and Yoshinori Fujishiro and Kenta Watanabe},
  journal={Acta oto-laryngologica. Supplementum},
CONCLUSION The local control rate following surgery was very high in patients with post-cricoid carcinoma; however, many of the patients undergoing surgery later developed distant metastasis. Therefore, establishment of chemotherapeutic regimens for preventing distant metastasis is desirable. OBJECTIVES To define the clinical course of the cancer, the problems that might be associated with its treatment, and the future course of treatment of this cancer at our hospital. PATIENTS AND METHODS… CONTINUE READING