Cervical nodal metastasis of squamous cell carcinoma of unknown origin: indications for withholding radiation therapy.

@article{Coster1992CervicalNM,
  title={Cervical nodal metastasis of squamous cell carcinoma of unknown origin: indications for withholding radiation therapy.},
  author={Jenifer Coster and Robert L. Foote and Kerry D. Olsen and Sandy Jack and Daniel J. Schaid and L W Desanto},
  journal={International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics},
  year={1992},
  volume={23 4},
  pages={743-9}
}
The records of patients with pathologically confirmed metastatic squamous cell carcinoma involving cervical lymph nodes who were treated at the Mayo Clinic between January 1965 and December 1987 were reviewed. In 117 patients a primary tumor could not be discovered. Of these, 24 patients underwent curative resection of all gross disease by neck dissection… CONTINUE READING