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Aggressive Salivary Malignancies at Early Stage: Outcomes and Implications for Treatment.

Authors
  • Eppsteiner, Robert W1
  • Fowlkes, Jonathan W1
  • Anderson, Carryn M2
  • Robinson, Robert A3
  • Pagedar, Nitin A1
  • 1 1 Departments of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, USA.
  • 2 2 Radiation Oncology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, USA.
  • 3 3 Pathology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, USA.
Type
Published Article
Journal
Annals of Otology Rhinology & Laryngology
Publisher
SAGE Publications
Publication Date
Jul 01, 2017
Volume
126
Issue
7
Pages
525–529
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1177/0003489417702655
PMID: 28474964
Source
Medline
Keywords
License
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Abstract

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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