[The epidemiology and classification of laryngeal carcinoma].

  • Stanisław Bień
  • Published 2005 in
    Polski merkuriusz lekarski : organ Polskiego…


The basic epidemiological data concerning laryngeal carcinoma in Poland were presented, and risk factors in laryngeal carcinoma were reviewed. The premalignant laryngeal lesions, grading of squamous cell carcinoma, and rare malignant tumors of the larynx were discussed. Apart of presentation of actual TNM classification of laryngeal carcinoma, the established criteria of local advancement assessment, and anatomical terms introduced in new TNM system were clarified.

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@article{Bie2005TheEA, title={[The epidemiology and classification of laryngeal carcinoma].}, author={Stanisław Bień}, journal={Polski merkuriusz lekarski : organ Polskiego Towarzystwa Lekarskiego}, year={2005}, volume={19 111}, pages={464-6} }