A rare case of extremely high counts of circulating tumor cells detected in a patient with an oral squamous cell carcinoma

@inproceedings{Wu2016ARC,
  title={A rare case of extremely high counts of circulating tumor cells detected in a patient with an oral squamous cell carcinoma},
  author={Xianglei Wu and Romina Mastronicola and Qian Tu and Gilbert Charles Faure and Marcelo De Carvalho Bittencourt and Gilles Dolivet},
  booktitle={BMC Cancer},
  year={2016}
}
Despite aggressive regimens, the clinical outcome of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma remains poor. The detection of circulating tumor cells could potentially improve the management of patients with disseminated cancer, including diagnosis, treatment strategies, and surveillance. Currently, CellSearch® is the most widely used and the only Food and Drug Administration-cleared system for circulating tumor cells detection in patients with metastatic breast, colorectal, or prostate cancer. In… CONTINUE READING