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Trans-oral robotic assisted tongue base mucosectomy for investigation of cancer of unknown primary in the head and neck region. The UK experience.

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The diagnosis of cancer of unknown primary (CUP) in head and neck occurs when the treating clinicians have utilised all available diagnostic tests and failed to identify the origin of the disease. There is no agreed consensus on which diagnostic investigations to use, or the order in which to use them in, although broad recommendations exist. Small tumours arising in the tongue base can be below the limits of resolution of conventional diagnostic techniques. Given the ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1111/coa.12860

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
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Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Clinical Otolaryngology Journal website
Volume:
42
Issue:
6
Pages:
1247-1251
Publication date:
2017-03-05
Acceptance date:
2017-02-18
DOI:
EISSN:
1749-4486
ISSN:
1749-4478
Pubs id:
pubs:684165
URN:
uri:c822034e-0440-41f5-b74d-697141166c4a
UUID:
uuid:c822034e-0440-41f5-b74d-697141166c4a
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pubs:684165

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