Thyroid gland involvement in carcinoma of the hypopharynx.


OBJECTIVE The thyroid gland is removed en bloc during laryngectomy. There are no objective criteria for deciding the extent of thyroid gland resection in primary hypopharyngeal cancer cases. The present study aimed to determine the incidence of thyroid gland involvement in hypopharyngeal cancer and identify the various predictors of this involvement… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S0022215113003277


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@article{Joshi2014ThyroidGI, title={Thyroid gland involvement in carcinoma of the hypopharynx.}, author={P. Joshi and S. Nair and Palak Chaturvedi and D. Nair and Tp Shivakumar and A K D'cruz}, journal={The Journal of laryngology and otology}, year={2014}, volume={128 1}, pages={64-7} }