Recurrence at the primary site in head and neck cancer and the significance of neck lymph node metastases as a prognostic factor.

@article{Leemans1994RecurrenceAT,
  title={Recurrence at the primary site in head and neck cancer and the significance of neck lymph node metastases as a prognostic factor.},
  author={C. Rene ¤ Leemans and Rammohan M Tiwari and Jozef J. P. Nauta and I van der Waal and Gordon B J Snow},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1994},
  volume={73 1},
  pages={187-90}
}
BACKGROUND Biologic aggressiveness of head and neck carcinoma is reflected in its capability to metastasize to regional lymph nodes and its propensity to recur after treatment. METHODS The authors report on 244 patients treated at the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery of the Free University Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, with… CONTINUE READING