Oral squamous cell carcinoma

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Oral squamous cell carcinoma

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The terms "Oral squamous cell carcinoma" returned 914 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Detection of Cervical Lymph Node Micrometastases in Patients with Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity, Pharynx and Larynx.
 

Author(s): Petr Čelakovský, David Kalfeřt, Katarína Smatanová, Viktor Chrobok, Jan Laco

Journal: Acta Medica (Hradec Kralove). 2015 ;58(2):62-5.

 

The goal of this prospective study was to determine the frequency of micrometastases in patients with squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the oral cavity, pharynx and larynx in whom elective neck dissection was indicated (cN0).

Last Updated: 12 Oct 2015

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Clinical Diagnostic Implications of Body Fluid MiRNA in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma: A Meta-Analysis.
 

Author(s): Xiujuan Tian, Zhiying Chen, Shaomin Shi, Xianwen Wang, Wanli Wang, Ning Li, Jing Wang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(37):e1324.

 

Oral cancer, predominantly oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC), is one of the most leading causes of cancers worldwide. Due to a low 5-year survival rate, highly effective methods for the early detection of OSCC are totally needed. MicroRNAs (miRNAs), as promising biomarkers, can ...

Last Updated: 17 Sep 2015

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The Prognostic Ability of Log Odds of Positive Lymph Nodes in Oral Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma.
 

Author(s): Ching-Chih Lee, Hsu-Chueh Ho, Yu-Chieh Su, Moon-Sing Lee, Shih-Kai Hung, Yen-Lin Chen

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Jul;94(27):e1069.

 

Recently, log odds of positive lymph nodes (LODDS) was proven a better prediction of outcomes than other methods in gastric cancer, pancreatic cancer, and colon cancer. However, the validity is not yet tested in oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC). We conducted a retrospective ...

Last Updated: 13 Jul 2015

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The terms "Oral squamous cell carcinoma" returned 39 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Oral cavity and oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma--an update.
 

Author(s): Angela C Chi, Terry A Day, Brad W Neville

Journal: CA Cancer J Clin. ;65(5):401-21.

 

Oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma (OC-SCC) is the most common malignancy of the head and neck (excluding nonmelanoma skin cancer). Recent trends have shown a dramatic rise in the incidence of oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma (OP-SCC), with a marked increase in lesions related ...

Last Updated: 9 Sep 2015

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Prognostic factors of survival rate in oral squamous cell carcinoma: clinical, histologic, genetic and molecular concepts.
 

Author(s): Nasim Taghavi, Ismail Yazdi

Journal: Arch Iran Med. 2015 May;18(5):314-9.

 

Oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) represents 95% of all forms of head and neck cancers. The five-year survival rate of OSCC patients has been reported approximately 50%, which is not satisfactory despite new treatment modalities. The aim of the current review is to present factors ...

Last Updated: 11 May 2015

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Current concepts and future of noninvasive procedures for diagnosing oral squamous cell carcinoma--a systematic review.
 

Author(s): Esam Omar

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Oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) has a remarkably high incidence worldwide, and a fairly serious prognosis, encouraging further research into advanced technologies for noninvasive methods of making early diagnoses, ideally in primary care settings.

Last Updated: 19 Apr 2015

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Survival Benefit of Elective Neck Dissection in T1,2N0M0 Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2015

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Developing an In-vitro Diagnostic Risk-Stratification Test for Oral Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 19 Dec 2015

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TPF Induction Chemotherapy for Locally Advanced and Resectable Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Stage III Oral Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Stage IVA Oral Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 1 Mar 2012

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