Office Assessment of Patient with Head and Neck Cancer
Sultan Pradhan, Arsheed Hussain Hakeem
Squamous cell carcinoma,endoscopes,flexible fiberoptic laryngoscope
Citation Information :
Pradhan S, Hakeem AH. Office Assessment of Patient with Head and Neck Cancer. Int J Otorhinolaryngol Clin 2010; 2 (1):1-5.
Copyright © 2010; The Author(s).
Evaluation of patients with head and neck cancers is important for proper treatment planning. With advent of advanced fiberoptic system, assessment of the mucosal surfaces of upper aerodigestive tract is much easier and can be performed in office settings.
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