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Poster Presentations: American Head and Neck Society
August 2006

P011 Clinical and Histopathological Correlation With Skip Metastases in Oral Cavity Cancer: How Important Is This Issue?

Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;132(8):867-868. doi:10.1001/archotol.132.8.867-c

Objective: To evaluate the rate of skip metastases according to clinical stage of primary lesion and determine the pattern of distribution of lymphatic metastases in oral cavity cancers.

Design: Retrospective nonrandomized trial.

Setting: Tertiary referral university center.

Patients: The charts of 50 patients with squamous cell carcinoma of oral cavity were studied.