Influence of bone invasion on outcomes after marginal mandibulectomy in squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity.

INTRODUCTION Marginal mandibulectomy (MM) is indicated for oral cavity squamous cell carcinomas (OCSCC) that abut or minimally erode the mandible without gross invasion. Successful implementation of MM is predicated on accurate patient selection and appropriate adjuvant treatment based on well-known host and tumor characteristics. The incidence of… CONTINUE READING