Comparison of external radiotherapy, laser microsurgery and partial laryngectomy for the treatment of T1N0M0 glottic carcinomas: a retrospective evaluation.


PURPOSE The aim of this study was to retrospectively compare the efficacy and functional results of three treatment options for T1N0M0 glottic carcinomas applied in a single institution. MATERIALS AND METHODS One hundred six charts of patients with biopsy-proven T1N0M0 glottic carcinomas treated between 1979 and 1995 were reviewed. There were 81 T1a and… (More)