Gender influences subsite of origin of laryngeal carcinoma.


The relationship of gender to laryngeal cancer is not well understood. We analyzed 688 laryngeal cancers diagnosed in Kansas from 1980 through 1989 for sex differences in subsite distribution (glottis, supraglottis, subglottis, and laryngeal cartilage) as well as survival, histologic grade, and age at diagnosis. The ratio of glottic to supraglottic tumors… (More)


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@article{Stephenson1991GenderIS, title={Gender influences subsite of origin of laryngeal carcinoma.}, author={William T. Stephenson and David Barnes and Frederick F. Holmes and Chris Norris}, journal={Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery}, year={1991}, volume={117 7}, pages={774-8} }