Laryngeal preservation for advanced laryngeal and hypopharyngeal cancers.

  title={Laryngeal preservation for advanced laryngeal and hypopharyngeal cancers.},
  author={Gary L Clayman and Randal S. Weber and Oscar M Guillamondegui and Robert M. Byers and Patricia F Wolf and Robert A. Frankenthaler and William H. Morrison and Adam Seth Garden and Waun Ki Hong and Helmuth Goepfert},
  journal={Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery},
  volume={121 2},
OBJECTIVE To compare a single institutional experience with combination chemotherapy and radiation for laryngeal preservation with historical age-, sex-, stage-, and site-matched controls who underwent laryngectomy for cancer of the larynx or hypopharynx. DESIGN Fifty-five patients with stage III or IV laryngeal and hypopharyngeal squamous carcinoma were… CONTINUE READING