Variable genetic alterations and survival in head and neck cancer.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE To evaluate multiple genetic loci in patients with head and neck cancer to determine if, as in colorectal carcinoma, there is an orderly occurrence of genetic alterations, and if an accumulation of alterations affects patient survival. DESIGN Cohort study of patients with head and neck cancer in which fresh tissue was retrieved. SETTING… (More)

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