Implication of Tumor Location for Lymph Node Metastasis in Maxillary Sinus Carcinoma: Indications for Elective Neck Treatment.

@article{Jeon2017ImplicationOT,
  title={Implication of Tumor Location for Lymph Node Metastasis in Maxillary Sinus Carcinoma: Indications for Elective Neck Treatment.},
  author={Seung Hyuck Jeon and Doo Hee Han and Tae-Bin Won and Bhumsuk Keam and Ji-hoon Kim and Hong-Gyun Wu},
  journal={Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons},
  year={2017},
  volume={75 4},
  pages={
          858-866
        }
}
PURPOSE For either neck irradiation or dissection, the indications for elective neck treatment (ENT) of maxillary sinus carcinoma are still unclear. The purpose of the present study was to investigate the relationship between the anatomic extent of the disease and lymph node metastasis in maxillary sinus carcinoma and to propose a recommendation regarding ENT. MATERIALS AND METHODS In the present retrospective cohort study, patients with squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) and undifferentiated… CONTINUE READING
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