[The surgical management of the carotid artery involved with the head and neck cancer].

  • Q Zhang, Long Wu
  • Published 1998 in
    Lin chuang er bi yan hou ke za zhi = Journal of…

Abstract

To discuss the possibility of resection of the carotid artery involved with head and neck cancer without reconstruction. 5 cases of tumor fixed to segment of the carotid artery block were resected, among them 4 without reconstruction and only 1 artery anastomosed. None of them experienced cerebrovascular complications. 3 cases survived two years long, and 2 is now under follow-up. The selective resection of the carotid artery without reconstruction was practical if well prepared.

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@article{Zhang1998TheSM, title={[The surgical management of the carotid artery involved with the head and neck cancer].}, author={Q Zhang and Long Wu}, journal={Lin chuang er bi yan hou ke za zhi = Journal of clinical otorhinolaryngology}, year={1998}, volume={12 11}, pages={503-4} }