The decision to proceed with elective neck dissection (END) is based on the probability of finding microscopic disease in a patient without clinical evidence of lymph node metastases
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Is elective neck dissection the optimal management of the node-negative (N0) neck during salvage surgery after initial treatment with elective nodal irradiation (ENI)? Background: When the neck is seeded at the time of squamous cell carcinoma recurrence, there is a likelihood of occult regional metastatic disease. While it is common practice to include an elective neck […]