Distant Metastases in Head-and-Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma Treated With Intensity-Modulated Radiotherapy

@article{Yao2012DistantMI,
  title={Distant Metastases in Head-and-Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma Treated With Intensity-Modulated Radiotherapy},
  author={Min Li Yao and Mingming Lu and Panayiotis Savvides and Rod P Rezaee and Chad A. Zender and Pierre N Lavertu and John M. Buatti and Mitchell Machtay},
  journal={International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics},
  year={2012},
  volume={83 2},
  pages={
          684-9
        }
}
PURPOSE To determine the pattern and risk factors for distant metastases in head-and-neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC) after curative treatment with intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT). METHODS AND MATERIALS This was a retrospective study of 284 HNSCC patients treated in a single institution with IMRT. Sites included were oropharynx (125), oral cavity (70), larynx (55), hypopharynx (17), and unknown primary (17). American Joint Committee on Cancer stage distribution includes I (3), II… CONTINUE READING

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