Objective: To analyze the impact of anterior commissure involvement on local control, rate of recurrence, and larynx preservation in patients with early glottic cancer (pT1a-pT2a) treated with laser microsurgical resection.
Design: Prospective nonrandomized trial.
Setting: Tertiary referral university center.
Patients: Forty-eight patients with early glottic (T1-T2a) cancer treated with laser microsurgical resection with at least 2 years of follow-up were enrolled in this study.
Chone CT, Yonehara E, Martins JE, Gripp FM, Altemani A, Crespo AN. P143 Importance of Anterior Commissure in Recurrence of Early Glottic Cancer After Laser Endoscopic Resection. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;132(8):893. doi:10.1001/archotol.132.8.893-b