Squamous cell carcinoma of the oropharynx and hypopharynx.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Oropharyngeal and hypopharyngeal squamous cell carcinomas require an interdisciplinary approach to manage patients appropriately. Tumor stage and histology, functional outcome, and patient comorbidities are important factors to consider. Various surgical approaches as well as chemotherapy and radiation therapy alone or in combination remain the mainstay of therapy.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Lin, DT; Cohen, SM; Coppit, GL; Burkey, BB

Published Date

  • February 2005

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 38 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 59 - viii

PubMed ID

  • 15649499

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0030-6665

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.otc.2004.09.005


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States