ESTHESIONEUROBLASTOMA: IS THERE A NEED FOR ELECTIVE NECK TREATMENT?


Demiroz C. , Gutfeld O., Aboziada M., Brown D., Marentette L. J. , Eisbruch A.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RADIATION ONCOLOGY BIOLOGY PHYSICS, vol.81, no.4, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 81 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2011.03.036
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RADIATION ONCOLOGY BIOLOGY PHYSICS
  • Keywords: Esthesioneuroblastoma, Olfactory neuroblastoma, Craniofacial resection, Subcranial resection, Elective neck irradiation, LYMPH-NODE METASTASIS, OLFACTORY NEUROBLASTOMA, CRANIOFACIAL RESECTION, PARANASAL SINUSES, NASAL CAVITY, EXPERIENCE, RADIATION, THERAPY, FAILURE, MANAGEMENT

Abstract

Purpose: To assess the risk of cervical lymph node metastases after definitive treatment for esthesioneuroblastoma (ENB) that did not include elective neck therapy.