Prognostic signifcance of HPV status in postoperative squamous-cell carcinoma of the head and neck

@inproceedings{Bertke2016PrognosticSO,
  title={Prognostic signifcance of HPV status in postoperative squamous-cell carcinoma of the head and neck},
  author={Matthew H. Bertke and Joseph N Shaughnessy and Matthew K Forsthoefel and Liz D Cash and Craig L. Silverman and Jefrey M Bumpous and Kevin L Potts and Rebecca Ann Redman and Cesar Augusto Guevara Perez and Neal Edward Dunlap},
  year={2016}
}
T he criteria for adjuvant treatment with either radiation therapy (RT) or chemoradiotherapy (CRT) after primary surgery for locally advanced head and neck squamous-cell carcinoma (HNSCC) have been well studied. Risk factors such as number of involved lymph nodes and nodal groups, margin status, perineural invasion, subsite, and lymph node extracapsular extension (ECE) represent indications for postoperative adjuvant RT or CRT. In the postoperative setting, ECE and margin-positive resection… CONTINUE READING

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