Deintensification candidate subgroups in human papillomavirus-related oropharyngeal cancer according to minimal risk of distant metastasis.

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PURPOSE To define human papillomavirus (HPV) -positive oropharyngeal cancers (OPC) suitable for treatment deintensification according to low risk of distant metastasis (DM). PATIENTS AND METHODS OPC treated with radiotherapy (RT) or chemoradiotherapy (CRT) from 2001 to 2009 were included. Outcomes were compared for HPV-positive versus HPV-negative… (More)
DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2012.44.0164

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@article{OSullivan2013DeintensificationCS, title={Deintensification candidate subgroups in human papillomavirus-related oropharyngeal cancer according to minimal risk of distant metastasis.}, author={B O'Sullivan and Shao Hui Huang and Lillian L. Siu and John Waldron and Helen Zhao and Bayardo Perez-Ord{\'o}{\~n}ez and Ilan Weinreb and John J. Kim and Jolie Ringash and Andrew John Bayley and Laura Ann Dawson and Andrew Hope and John B C Cho and Jonathan C. Irish and Ralph W. Gilbert and Patrick J. Gullane and Angela B. Y. Hui and Fei-Fei Liu and Eric Xueyu Chen and Wei Xu}, journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology}, year={2013}, volume={31 5}, pages={543-50} }