Management of early oral cavity cancer. Experience of Centre Oscar Lambret.

@article{Lefebvre1994ManagementOE,
  title={Management of early oral cavity cancer. Experience of Centre Oscar Lambret.},
  author={Jean Louis Lefebvre and Bernard Coche-D{\'e}qu{\'e}ant and Etienne Buisset and Xavier Mirabel and Jean Ton Van and Bernard Prevost},
  journal={European journal of cancer. Part B, Oral oncology},
  year={1994},
  volume={30B 3},
  pages={216-20}
}
From 1974 to 1983, 579 patients presenting with early oral cancer (excluding lip tumours) were treated at Centre Oscar Lambret. Of these, 429 were treated locally by brachytherapy with local control achieved in 82% of the cases (90% after salvage surgery). Treatment-related complications occurred in 19% of the cases, requiring surgical management in 13… CONTINUE READING