Hypopharyngeal cancer

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Hypopharyngeal cancer

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Hypopharyngeal cancer" returned 62 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Clinicopathological factors influencing the outcomes of surgical treatment in patients with T4a hypopharyngeal cancer.
 

Author(s): Sang-Yeon Kim, Young-Soo Rho, Eun-Chang Choi, Min-Sik Kim, Joo-Hyun Woo, Dong Hoon Lee, Eun Jae Chung, Min Woo Park, Da-Hee Kim, Young-Hoon Joo

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The purpose of this study was to determine prognostic factors influencing outcomes of surgical treatment in patients with T4a hypopharyngeal cancer.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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A modified endoscopic submucosal dissection for a superficial hypopharyngeal cancer: a case report and technical discussion.
 

Author(s): Lianjun Di, Kuang-I Fu, Rui Xie, Xinglong Wu, Youfeng Li, Huichao Wu, Biguang Tuo

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Adequate working space and a clear view for the dissected lesion are crucial for endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD). Pharyngeal ESD requires that an otorhinolaryngologist creates working space by lifting the larynx with a curved laryngoscope. However, many countries do not have ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical outcomes of transoral videolaryngoscopic surgery for hypopharyngeal and supraglottic cancer.
 

Author(s): Yorihisa Imanishi, Hiroyuki Ozawa, Koji Sakamoto, Ryoichi Fujii, Seiji Shigetomi, Noboru Habu, Kuninori Otsuka, Yoichiro Sato, Yoshihiro Watanabe, Mariko Sekimizu, Fumihiro Ito, Toshiki Tomita, Kaoru Ogawa

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Transoral videolaryngoscopic surgery (TOVS) was developed as a new distinct surgical procedure for hypopharyngeal cancer (HPC) and supraglottic cancer (SGC) staged at up to T3. However, long-term treatment outcomes of TOVS remain to be validated.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Hypopharyngeal cancer" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Surgical treatment of hypopharyngeal cancer: a review of the literature and proposal for a decisional flow-chart.
 

Author(s): F Mura, G Bertino, A Occhini, M Benazzo

Journal: Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital. 2013 Oct;33(5):299-306.

 

Surgical resection is one of the standard therapeutic choices for the treatment of hypopharyngeal cancer, whether or not combined with postoperative radiotherapy. The type of operation depends on the extension of the lesion and the subsites involved and often requires some form of ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Outcomes of anterolateral thigh flap reconstruction for salvage laryngopharyngectomy for hypopharyngeal cancer after concurrent chemoradiotherapy.
 

Author(s): Wei F Chen, Kai-Ping Chang, Chih-Hao Chen, Victor Bong-Hang Shyu, Huang-Kai Kao

Journal: PLoS ONE. 2013 ;8(1):e53985.

 

To evaluate the functional and oncological outcomes of anterolateral thigh flap reconstruction for salvage laryngopharyngectomy after concurrent chemoradiotherapy for patients with hypopharyngeal carcinoma.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Current trends in initial management of hypopharyngeal cancer: the declining use of open surgery.
 

Author(s): Robert P Takes, Primo┼ż Strojan, Carl E Silver, Patrick J Bradley, Missak Haigentz, Gregory T Wolf, Ashok R Shaha, Dana M Hartl, Jan Olofsson, Johannes A Langendijk, Alessandra Rinaldo, Alfio Ferlito,

Journal: Head Neck. 2012 Feb;34(2):270-81.

 

Squamous cell carcinoma of the hypopharynx represents a distinct clinical entity. Most patients present with significant comorbidities and advanced-stage disease. The overall survival is relatively poor because of high rates of regional and distant metastasis at presentation or early ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Last Updated: 5 Jun 2018

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Neck Dissection vs Radiotherapy for Cervical Metastases in Advanced Hypopharyngeal Cancer
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Hypopharyngeal Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 10 Dec 2017

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Interest of MRI in Preoperative Staging for the Laryngeal and Hypopharyngeal Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hypopharyngeal Carcinoma; Laryngeal Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 11 May 2017

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