Sequential Chemo-Radiation Therapy for Locally Advanced Neuroendocrine Carcinoma of Head and Neck Abstract #628

Introduction: Neuroendocrine carcinomas (NECs) of the head and neck are considered an infrequent clinico-pathological entity. Combined modality treatment represents an established therapeutic option for poorly differentiated forms where distant metastasis is a common pattern of failure.
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Materials and methods: We report on four cases of locally advanced NECs of head and neck treated with sequential chemo-radiation consisting of three cycles of cisplatin and etoposide followed by loco-regional radiation to the head and neck.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference 2013 (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Young Mi Seol
Authors: Seol Y M

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