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Reduced radiation minimized xerostomia in oropharyngeal cancer

March 27, 2014
Reduced radiation treatment volume to the submandibular lymph nodes was associated with improved patient-reported salivary function in a cohort of…
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Unilateral radiation benefited patients with advanced tonsil cancer

March 21, 2014
Unilateral radiotherapy was associated with effective regional control in patients with advanced tonsil cancer, according to study results presented…
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HPV-positive OPSCC patients showed longer time to onset of distant metastases

March 7, 2014
In patients with oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma, distant metastases take significantly longer to develop and have more subsite involvement in…
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Risk for OPSCC death halved among patients with HPV positive tumors

March 6, 2014
Patients with HPV-positive oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma have twice the overall likelihood of survival than their HPV-negative counterparts…
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Mutant-allele tumor heterogeneity, HPV status predicted HNSCC outcomes

February 26, 2014
Mutant-allele tumor heterogeneity at the time of surgery served as a prognostic biomarker based on HPV status for patients with head and neck…
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Contralateral submandibular gland-sparing radiation safe, effective in head, neck cancers

February 25, 2014
Sparing the contralateral submandibular gland with low doses of radiation therapy appeared safe and effective among patients with locally advanced…