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Total Excision of Tongue

Known as: Complete glossectomy, Total Glossectomy 
Surgery involving complete excision of the tongue.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Background: Successful tongue reconstruction should restore swallowing, speech function, and cosmesis. The purpose of this… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BackgroundThe aim of this study was to assess the results of curative surgery with and without radiotherapy in patients with T1… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND & AIMS To determine the prevalence of dysphagia in head and neck cancer patients treated with surgery and radiotherapy… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
  • P. Yu
  • Head & neck
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 2294725
Total or near‐total glossectomy defects are commonly reconstructed with rectus abdominis myocutaneous flaps for coverage. Sensory… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Objectives/Hypothesis For reconstruction after subtotal or total glossectomy, both preserving the larynx and maintaining… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND The swallowing deficits that result from oral or oropharyngeal resections vary considerably depending on the site… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A prospective study of 220 consecutive pectoralis major myocutaneous flaps used for oral cavity reconstruction from March of 1990… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Mobility, sensation, volume, and to a lesser extent, the shape of the tongue following partial glossectomy are critical elements… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Postoperative swallowing problems were investigated in 20 patients who had undergone various degrees of surgical resection for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
A series of 15 patients undergoing total glossectomy for advanced carcinoma of the tongue was analyzed with regard to operative… Expand
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