Tonsillectomy for patients with IFT displaying SUVmax >9.0, ratio >1.5, or symptoms or findings suggesting malignancy is recommended.
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Stimulated Raman histology can rapidly produce images similar to FFPE H&E in sinonasal and skull base tumors.
Evaluating the current state of extended reality use in otolaryngology education.
What do variables in the National Cancer Database (NCDB) suggest about treatment decisions between surgery and radiation for early stage glottic carcinoma (EGC)? BOTTOM LINE Most patients in the NCDB […]
Care delays related to evaluations by multiple providers and misdiagnosis prolong the time to diagnosis in patients with oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma that is not associated with, or negative for, human papillomavirus.
Barriers in care access for head and neck cancer patients can be categorized as delays in presentation, referral, and treatment, and insights gained suggest the feasibility and transferability in developing strategies for early detection.
For surgeons, adverse events such as medical errors and complications can result in guilt, anxiety, reduced confidence, burnout, depression, and reduced quality of life.
Following free flap reconstruction, patient age correlated with development of a medical complication, and postoperative medical complications correlated with perioperative mortality.
The posterior septal nasal floor mucosal flap appears to produce good postoperative outcomes with reduced donor site morbidity.
There is a stepwise improvement in oncologic outcomes as surgical margin categorically improves from involved to close to clear.