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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Nobis, Christopher-Philipp; Rohleder, Nils H; Wolff, Klaus-Dietrich; Wagenpfeil, Stefan; Scherer, Elias Q; Kesting, Marco R 
Title:
Head and neck salivary gland carcinomas-elective neck dissection, yes or no? 
Abstract:
Surgical resection and subsequent neck dissection (ND) in cases of clinically positive lymph nodes is an accepted primary treatment strategy for salivary gland carcinomas. Because of uncertainty in the extent of lymphogenic metastasis, the authors advocate a strategy of surgical resection and elective ND (END) for all patients. The authors evaluated their treatment by estimating the frequency of metastatic disease and identifying factors associated with an increased risk for metastatic disease.A...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 
Year:
2014 
Journal volume:
72 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
205-10 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0278-2391 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Mund-, Kiefer- und Gesichtschirurgie; Hals-, Nasen-, Ohrenklinik und Poliklinik