A multimodal strategy for the treatment of patients with T2 invasive squamous cell carcinoma of the glottis.

@article{Laccourreye1999AMS,
  title={A multimodal strategy for the treatment of patients with T2 invasive squamous cell carcinoma of the glottis.},
  author={Ollivier Laccourreye and Eduardo M. Diaz and Vincent Bassot and Luca Muscatello and Dominique Garcia and Daniel Brasnu},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1999},
  volume={85 1},
  pages={40-6}
}
BACKGROUND The current conservative standard of care for T2 squamous cell carcinoma of the glottis is either partial laryngectomy or radiation therapy. METHODS Based on an inception cohort of 100 patients with T2 squamous cell carcinoma of the glottis and a minimum of 3 years of follow-up, the present study documented the results achieved with a multimodal strategy using platinum-based induction chemotherapy and partial laryngeal surgery. Statistical analysis of survival and local control was… CONTINUE READING