Aggressive Salivary Malignancies at Early Stage: Outcomes and Implications for Treatment.
1 Departments of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, USA.
2 Radiation Oncology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, USA.
3 Pathology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, USA.
- Published Article
Annals of Otology Rhinology & Laryngology
- Publication Date
Jul 01, 2017
Adjuvant radiation is indicated for advanced stage tumors or early stage tumors with adverse features. For early stage tumors without adverse features, there was no survival benefit from radiation therapy. Adjuvant radiation should be decided on a case-by-case basis for these patients.
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