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Cancer of Head and Neck

Known as: Malignant Tumor of Head and Neck, head neck cancer, Malignant Head and Neck Tumor 
A primary or metastatic malignant neoplasm affecting the head and neck. Representative examples include oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Importance Delays in the delivery of care for head and neck cancer (HNC) are a key driver of poor oncologic outcomes and thus… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Head and neck squamous cell carcinomas (HNSCCs) arise in the mucosal lining of the upper aerodigestive tract. Tobacco and alcohol… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Background: The magnitude of risk conferred by the interaction between tobacco and alcohol use on the risk of head and neck… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Hypoxia is associated with tumor aggressiveness and is an important cause of resistance to radiation treatment. Assays of tumor… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Despite more than 70 randomised trials, the effect of chemotherapy on non-metastatic head and neck squamous-cell… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Altered immune, inflammatory, and angiogenesis responses are observed in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND As a general rule, surgery whenever possible, followed by irradiation is considered to be the standard treatment for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A genetic progression model of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma has not yet been elucidated, and the genetic basis for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The goal of this investigation was to examine the relationship between, and application of, two disease specific quality of life… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Effective assessment of treatment outcome and the development of successful rehabilitation for head and neck cancer patients… Expand
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