Outcomes and Prognostic Variables in Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Head and Neck: A Recent Experience Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Adenoid Cystic
  • Head and Neck Neoplasms

abstract

  • Radiation therapy in combination with surgery produces excellent rates of local control, although distant metastases account for a high proportion of failures. Routine treatment to the base of skull reduces the significance of histologic perineural invasion, but major nerve involvement remains an adverse prognostic factor.

publication date

  • April 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2007.08.008

PubMed ID

  • 18029108

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1365

end page

  • 72

volume

  • 70

number

  • 5