Hypopharyngeal cancer

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Hypopharyngeal cancer

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The terms "Hypopharyngeal cancer" returned 55 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Modified Tumor Classification With Inclusion of Tumor Characteristics Improves Discrimination and Prediction Accuracy in Oral and Hypopharyngeal Cancer Patients Who Underwent Surgery.
 

Author(s): Ching-Chih Lee, Hsu-Chueh Ho, Yu-Chieh Su, Chia-Hui Yu, Ching-Chieh Yang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Jul;94(27):e1114.

 

Several histopathological characteristics have a significant prognostic impact on recurrence and survival rates in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC). We conducted a retrospective study on patients with HNSCC to compare traditional pathological T (pT) classification to ...

Last Updated: 13 Jul 2015

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PiCO2 monitoring of transferred jejunum perfusion using an air tonometry technique after hypopharyngeal cancer surgery.
 

Author(s): Hiroyuki Ozawa, Yorihisa Imanishi, Fumihiro Ito, Yoshihiro Watanabe, Takashi Kato, Hideo Nameki, Kiyoshi Isobe, Kaoru Ogawa

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Mar;94(11):e632.

 

This study aimed to investigate the usefulness of intraluminal PCO2 (PiCO2) monitoring by air tonometry for the assessment of the vascular condition of the transferred jejunum after surgery for hypopharyngeal cancer.PiCO2 in the transplanted jejunum of 24 patients was monitored using ...

Last Updated: 20 Mar 2015

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Subjective voice quality, communicative ability and swallowing after definitive radio(chemo)therapy, laryngectomy plus radio(chemo)therapy, or organ conservation surgery plus radio(chemo)therapy for laryngeal and hypopharyngeal cancer.
 

Author(s): Marcella Szuecs, Thomas Kuhnt, Christoph Punke, Gabriele Witt, Gunther Klautke, Burkhard Kramp, Guido Hildebrandt

Journal: J. Radiat. Res.. 2015 Jan;56(1):159-68.

 

This retrospective analysis focusses on the impact of therapy on perceived long-term post-cancer treatment function. A validated questionnaire including items and components for the assessment of communicative ability, quality of voice and swallowing was sent to 129 patients. All ...

Last Updated: 14 Jan 2015

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The terms "Hypopharyngeal cancer" returned 3 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: 14 Nov 2013

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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: 15 Jan 2013

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[Organ preservation in laryngeal and hypopharyngeal cancer].
 

Author(s): Miquel Quer, Xavier León

Journal: Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp. 2007 Dec;58(10):476-82.

 

Organ preservation in advanced laryngeal and hypopharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma has been a major target for clinical research in the last years. For a long time, partial surgery and radiotherapy were the only options that could preserve the larynx. Partial surgery has developed ...

Last Updated: 17 Dec 2007

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Safety and Efficacy Study of Nimotuzumab Plus Neoadjuvant and Concurrent Chemoradiotherapy to Treat Oropharynx and Hypopharynx Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Oropharyngeal Cancer; Hypopharyngeal Cancer

 

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2012

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Transoral Robotic Surgery in Treating Patients With Benign or Malignant Tumors of the Head and Neck
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Recurrent Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Recurrent Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Recurrent Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Hypopharynx; Recurrent Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Larynx; Recurrent Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lip and Oral Cavity; Recurrent Verrucous Carcinoma of the Larynx; Recurrent Verrucous Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Stage 0 Hypopharyngeal Cancer; Stage 0 Laryngeal Cancer; Stage 0 Lip and Oral Cavity Cancer; Stage I Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Stage I Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Stage I Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Hypopharynx; Stage I Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Larynx; Stage I Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lip and Oral Cavity; Stage I Verrucous Carcinoma of the Larynx; Stage I Verrucous Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Stage II Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Stage II Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Stage II Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Hypopharynx; Stage II Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Larynx; Stage II Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lip and Oral Cavity; Stage II Verrucous Carcinoma of the Larynx; Stage II Verrucous Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Stage III Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Stage III Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Stage III Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Hypopharynx; Stage III Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Larynx; Stage III Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lip and Oral Cavity; Stage III Verrucous Carcinoma of the Larynx; Stage III Verrucous Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Stage IV Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Hypopharynx; Stage IVA Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Stage IVA Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Stage IVA Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Larynx; Stage IVA Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lip and Oral Cavity; Stage IVA Verrucous Carcinoma of the Larynx; Stage IVA Verrucous Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Stage IVB Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Stage IVB Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Stage IVB Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Larynx; Stage IVB Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lip and Oral Cavity; Stage IVB Verrucous Carcinoma of the Larynx; Stage IVB Verrucous Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Stage IVC Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Stage IVC Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Stage IVC Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Larynx; Stage IVC Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lip and Oral Cavity; Stage IVC Verrucous Carcinoma of the Larynx; Stage IVC Verrucous Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Tongue Cancer

 

Last Updated: 26 Mar 2015

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Phase Ib Study of BKM120 With Cisplatin and XRT in High Risk Locally Advanced Squamous Cell Cancer of Head and Neck
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Carcinoma, Squamous Cell of Head and Neck; HPV Positive Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Hypopharyngeal Cancer; Early Invasive Cervical Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Carcinoma of Larynx; Cancer of Nasopharynx

 

Last Updated: 17 Jun 2016

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