Efficacy of Selective Neck Dissection: A Review of 503 Cases of Elective and Therapeutic Treatment of the Neck in Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Upper Aerodigestive Tract

@article{Ambrosch2001EfficacyOS,
  title={Efficacy of Selective Neck Dissection: A Review of 503 Cases of Elective and Therapeutic Treatment of the Neck in Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Upper Aerodigestive Tract},
  author={Petra Ambrosch and Martina Kron and Olivier Pradier and Wolfgang Steiner},
  journal={Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery},
  year={2001},
  volume={124},
  pages={180 - 187}
}
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of selective neck dissection (SND) in elective and therapeutic treatment of the neck. METHODS: A retrospective review was undertaken of 503 previously untreated patients undergoing 711 SNDs as a part of initial therapy for squamous cell carcinoma of the larynx, oral cavity, oropharynx, and hypopharynx from August 1986 to June 1997 at a single institution. Lymph nodes were pathologically negative in 249 and positive in 254… 

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