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Pyriform Fossa Carcinoma

Known as: Carcinoma of Pyriform Sinus, Carcinoma of the Pyriform Fossa, Carcinoma of the Pyriform Sinus 
A carcinoma that arises from the pyriform sinus. Patients usually present with advanced stage disease and the prognosis is poor.
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVES The current trend in managing laryngeal and hypopharyngeal cancer is to perform organ preservation therapy, which… Expand
Review
1999
Review
1999
Squamous cell carcinoma of the pyriform sinus is an unfavorable disease which frequently presents in advanced stages. Despite… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
This study was undertaken to determine whether pretreatment computed tomography (CT) findings can predict local control in… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Supraglottic hemilaryngopharyngectomy is a functional procedure suitable for the treatment of carcinoma of the upper part of the… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
PURPOSE We present our experience with irradiation alone or combined with neck dissection for AJCC T1-T2 pyriform sinus carcinoma… Expand
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The first part of the study was devoted to 199 tumors treated by surgery, either conservative for the smallest tumors (18 cases… Expand
Review
1982
Review
1982
This is a review of 418 patients with cancer of the pyriform sinus who had complete treatment at University of Texas M. D… Expand
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Abstract Four hundred and thirty-four consecutive male patients received radical megavoltage radiotherapy for a squamous cell… Expand
Review
1980
Review
1980
A retrospective review of patients treated by surgery and/or radiation for carcinoma of the supraglottic larynx and the pyriform… Expand
Review
1978
Review
1978
A retrospective review of 169 patients with carcinoma of the pyriform sinus was accomplished for a ten‐year‐period from 1964 to… Expand