Sample records for MINT (mint)

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Results of selective neck dissection in the primary management of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.

Schmitz, Sandra; Machiels, Jean-Pascal; Weynand, Birgit; Gregoire, Vincent; Hamoir, Marc

Selective neck dissection (SND) is known to be a valid procedure to stage the clinically N0 neck but its reliability to control metastatic neck disease remains controversial. This study analysed if selective neck dissection is a reliable procedure to prevent regional metastatic disease in head and n...

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Primary combined squamous and small cell carcinoma of the larynx: Report of two cases and discussion of treatment modalities.

Barbeaux, Annelore; Duck, Lionel; Weynand, Birgit; Desuter, Gauthier; Hamoir, Marc; Gregoire, Vincent; Baurain, Jean-François

Combined small cell carcinoma (SMCC) of the larynx consists of SMCC admixed with a component of squamous cell carcinoma or adenocarcinoma. These tumors are very rare and, to date, only a few cases have been fully described. This points out the lack of information available about the correct manageme...

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Epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma of the submandibular gland with symptomatic lung metastases treated with chemotherapy.

Pierard, Sophie; Gregoire, Vincent; Weynand, Birgit; Machiels, Jean-Pascal

This report concerns a patient with symptomatic lung metastases from an epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma of the submandibular gland. Although the efficacy of chemotherapy is unknown in this disease, our patient was treated with cisplatin combined with 5-fluorouracil and later with paclitaxel and c...

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Activity of chemotherapy in the palliative treatment of salivary gland tumors: review of the literature.

Rizk, Sophia; Robert, Annie; Vandenhooft, Annick; Airoldi, Mario; Kornek, Gabriela; Machiels, Jean-Pascal

Chemotherapy is sometimes used as palliation for patients with salivary gland tumors not amenable to curative treatment. However, if chemotherapy improves survival is unknown. To identify some prognostic parameters in this disease, we conducted an extensive review of the literature. The prognostic v...

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