Hypopharyngeal cancer

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Hypopharyngeal cancer

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The terms "Hypopharyngeal cancer" returned 57 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Retrospective analysis of the clinical efficacy of definitive chemoradiotherapy for patients with hypopharyngeal cancer.
 

Author(s): Keiichi Takehana, Takeshi Kodaira, Hiroyuki Tachibana, Kana Kimura, Arisa Shimizu, Chiyoko Makita, Natsuo Tomita, Daisuke Nishikawa, Hidenori Suzuki, Hitoshi Hirakawa, Nobuhiro Hanai, Yasuhisa Hasegawa

Journal: Jpn. J. Clin. Oncol.. 2016 Apr;46(4):344-9.

 

A retrospective analysis was performed to evaluate the clinical efficacy of definitive chemoradiotherapy including intensity-modulated radiotherapy for patients with hypopharyngeal cancer.

Last Updated: 30 Mar 2016

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Different clinical outcomes between locally advanced hypopharyngeal and oropharyngeal cancer treated with definitive concurrent chemoradiotherapy: implication for subgroup selection for induction chemotherapy.
 

Author(s): Sung Hee Lim, Su Jin Lee, Myung-Ju Ahn, Keunchil Park, Jong-Mu Sun

Journal: Jpn. J. Clin. Oncol.. 2016 Jan;46(1):40-5.

 

The purpose of this study is to compare the long-term clinical outcome of hypopharynx cancer and oropharynx cancer treated with concurrent chemoradiotherapy.

Last Updated: 28 Dec 2015

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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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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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Interest of Narrow Band Imaging in Detection of Upper Aerodigestive Cancers
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Oropharynx; Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Hypopharynx; Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Larynx

 

Last Updated: 26 Feb 2016

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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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