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Cancer of Neck

Known as: Malignant Neoplasm of Neck, Neck Cancer, Malignant Tumor of Neck 
A primary or metastatic malignant neoplasm that affects the anatomic structures of the neck region.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
PURPOSE Death from noncancer causes (competing mortality) is an important event in head and neck cancer, but studies identifying… 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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Review
2009
Review
2009
The prototypic head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC) arises from the mucosal lining of the upper aerodigestive tract… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE Many patients receiving fractionated radiotherapy (RT) for head-and-neck cancer have marked anatomic changes during their… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To objectively assess swallowing function after an intensive chemoradiation regimen for locally advanced head-and-neck… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
PURPOSE To assess long-term xerostomia in patients receiving parotid-sparing radiation therapy (RT) for head-and-neck cancer, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
This study tests the reliability and validity of the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) head and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE Hypoxia shifts the balance of cellular energy production toward glycolysis with lactate generation as a by-product… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Microsatellite DNA alterations are an integral part of neoplastic progression and are valuable as clonal markers for the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
To establish a genetic model of the progression of head and neck squamous carcinoma we have defined the incidence and timing of… Expand
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