Factors affecting the overall survival after salvage surgery in patients with recurrent nasopharyngeal carcinoma at the primary site: experience with 60 cases.

@article{Hsu2001FactorsAT,
  title={Factors affecting the overall survival after salvage surgery in patients with recurrent nasopharyngeal carcinoma at the primary site: experience with 60 cases.},
  author={M Ming-Long Hsu and Robert L. Hong and L L Ting and J y Ko and T S Sheen and P J Lou},
  journal={Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery},
  year={2001},
  volume={127 7},
  pages={798-802}
}
OBJECTIVE To analyze the factors affecting overall survival after salvage surgery in patients with recurrent nasopharyngeal carcinoma at the primary site after a full course of radiotherapy. DESIGN Retrospective analysis of 60 consecutive patients treated by surgical resection of the recurrent tumors, with a mean follow-up of 43.1 months (range, 19-96 months). SETTING Academic tertiary referral center. RESULTS The overall survival and locoregional relapse-free survival were 56% and 60% at… CONTINUE READING

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