Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Base of the Tongue

@article{Namazie2001AdenoidCC,
  title={Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Base of the Tongue},
  author={Ali Namazie and Sassan Alavi and Thomas C. Calcaterra and Elliot Abemayor and Keith E. Blackwell},
  journal={Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology},
  year={2001},
  volume={110},
  pages={248 - 253}
}
A retrospective review of 14 patients with adenoid cystic carcinoma of the tongue treated between 1955 and 1997 was performed. Treatment consisted of surgery (n = 2), radiotherapy (n = 2), chemotherapy (n = 1), or combination therapy (n = 9). The 2-, 5-, and 10-year absolute survival rates were 92%, 79%, and 63%, respectively. Seventy-five percent of the patients who died of cancer succumbed to distant metastases. However, long-term survival was common despite a high incidence of local and… CONTINUE READING

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 25 REFERENCES

Neoplasms ofthe salivary glands

BM Wenig
  • Wenig BM, ed. Atlas of head and neck pathology. Philadelphia,
  • 1993

High linear energy transfer and heavy charged particles

TW Griffin
  • 2nd ed. Philadelphia, Pa:
  • 1992

Surgical management of adenoid cystic carcinoma in the parotid gland

JD Casler, Conley n
  • Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg
  • 1992

Salivary gland tumors of the oral cavity.

  • International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
  • 1990

Salivary gland tumors of the tongue. Cancer 1987;60:74-81

LI Goldblall, GL Ellis
  • 1987