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Malignant Posterior Tongue Neoplasm

Known as: Malignant Tumor of the Base of the Tongue, Malignant Tumor of Base of Tongue, Malignant Posterior Tongue Tumor 
A primary or metastatic malignant neoplasm that affects the base of the tongue.
National Institutes of Health

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2017
2017
The base of the tongue has been recognized as a significant site of obstruction in patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA… 
2012
2012
Abscess of the tongue base is a very rare clinical entity. It may be life-threatening according to narrowing of upper airway… 
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
The purpose of our work was to describe, through cadaveric dissection, the anatomy of the tongue base with a robotic perspective… 
2007
2007
INTRODUCTION Prognosis of patients with malignant tongue base tumors is poor. Survival is low, in spite of different treatment… 
2006
2006
(hazard ratio, 0.75; 95% confidence interval, 0.590.94). Similar analyses by LN tertile, using the lowest tertile (1-12 LNs) as… 
2004
2004
Surgical resection and postoperative radiation for advanced‐stage malignancies of the oral cavity, oropharynx, and hypopharynx… 
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Objectives/Hypothesis To prospectively evaluate swallow function in patients with advanced head and neck cancer before and after… 
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Twenty‐eight patients with squamous carcinomas of the base tongue were seen and evaluated in a conjoint Head and Neck Tumor Board…