Squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck in the elderly.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE While squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck (HNSCC) most commonly affects individuals in the fifth to seventh decades of life, it occasionally arises in older patients. Biologic and epidemiologic factors of HNSCC in elderly patients have been investigated to shed light on the process of neoplastic transformation in that population. DESIGN… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.rpor.2012.07.014

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