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Head & Neck Cancer (HNC): Curative Treatment with Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy

Head & Neck Cancer (HNC): Curative Treatment with Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy

A pleasant lady, 53 years old with long standing hypertension, presented with dysphagia symptom for 3 months duration. She was diagnosed with base of tongue SCC, T2N3M0. Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) Discussion Surgery or definitive concurrent chemo-radiotherapy (CRT)? Surgeon want to operate, I want definitive concurrent CRT (happened all the time during discussion) Rationale? With surgery, … Continue reading Head & Neck Cancer (HNC): Curative Treatment with Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy