Head and Neck Cancer in the Elderly

  • Michael Coomaraswamy
  • Loren Kroetsch

Abstract

A large variety of malignant neoplasms occur in the region of the head and neck. They include cutaneous lesions such as melanomas, basal and squamous cell carcinomas, tumors arising from the mucosal lining of the upper aerodigestive tract, and metastatic lesions from thoracic or even abdominal primaries.

Keywords

Neck Cancer Human Papilloma Virus Radiat Oncol Biol Phys Aerodigestive Tract Radical Neck Dissection 
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