Researchers propose a new staging system for human papillomavirus-related oropharyngeal cancers based on findings from the International Collaboration on Oropharyngeal cancer Network for Staging (ICON-S) study.
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Individual frozen section reads are highly accurate, but negative intraoperative margins do not guarantee margin-negative resection
New immunotherapy improves overall survival and improves quality of life with fewer side effects in a treatment-resistant and rapidly progressing form of head and neck carcinoma, reports a large, randomized international trial.
High complication rates and a lack of proven best approaches suggest tailoring the approach to address the potential risks based on location and severity
TGDC cancer diagnosis compris- es a heterogeneous group that includes true TGDC cancer, pyramidal lobe primary, Delphian node metastasis, and indeterminate case
Emerging evidence shows that the demographic profile of groups at risk of oral HPV infections and OSCC is linked to cumulative exposure to oral sexual activity
The treatment of FA-associated HNSCC is difficult secondary to the poor tolerance of radiation and chemotherapy