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ALLMedicine™ Oropharyngeal Cancer Center

Research & Reviews  213 results

Prospective study evaluating dynamic changes of cell-free HPV DNA in locoregional viral...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8722316
BMC Cancer; Rosenberg AJ, Izumchenko E et. al.

Jan 5th, 2022 - Human papillomavirus (HPV)-associated oropharyngeal cancer (OPC) has a favorable prognosis which has led to efforts to de-intensify treatment. Response-adaptive de-escalated treatment is promising, however improved biomarkers are needed. Quantitat...

Oropharyngeal Cancer Incidence and Mortality Trends in All 50 States in the US, 2001-2017.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8678903
JAMA Otolaryngology-- Head & Neck Surgery; Damgacioglu H, Sonawane K et. al.

Dec 17th, 2021 - Oropharyngeal cancer (OPC) incidence is rising among men in the US. Comprehensive assessments of nationwide trends in OPC incidence and mortality by demographics, tumor characteristics at diagnosis, and geography are lacking. We examined secular t...

Discussing HPV and oropharyngeal cancer in dental settings: gender and provider-type ma...
https://doi.org/10.1080/21645515.2021.1996809
Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics; Daley EM, Thompson EL et. al.

Dec 11th, 2021 - Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the US and the leading cause of oropharyngeal cancer (OPC), an oral cancer most often identified by dental providers. Given the rise in HPV-associated OPC and recent F...

Early postoperative functional outcomes following transoral surgery for oropharyngeal c...
https://doi.org/10.1002/hed.26938
Head & Neck; Stephen SE, Murphy JM et. al.

Dec 10th, 2021 - There has been increased interest in the use of transoral surgery (TOS) for the treatment of oropharyngeal cancer (OPC). This systematic review summarizes the available evidence for validated functional outcomes following TOS for OPC, within the e...

Correlation between radiographic and pathologic lymph node involvement and extranodal e...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.oraloncology.2021.105625
Oral Oncology; Kowalchuk RO, Van Abel KM et. al.

Nov 24th, 2021 - Extranodal extension (ENE) and more than 4 pathologically involved lymph nodes (pN2) are critical prognostic factors in HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancer (HPV(+) OPSCC). We analyze a patient cohort with HPV(+) OPSCC to determine the sensitivity ...

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News  8 results

Oropharyngeal Cancer Up About 3% Among Men
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/965891

Jan 3rd, 2022 - For the first time, researchers have analyzed oropharyngeal cancer trends in all 50 states and Washington, D.C., and the cross-sectional study shows the condition is increasingly common among older men. The researchers also found an increase in th...

ASCO: Deintensified treatment in p16+ oropharyngeal cancer needs evaluation
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/200108/head-neck-cancers/asco-deintensified-treatment-p16-oropharyngeal?channel=39313
Caleb Rans

May 2nd, 2019 - Treatment deintensification for patients with p16+ oropharyngeal cancer (OPC) should occur only in the context of a clinical trial, according to a provisional clinical opinion released by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). “The hypo.

Risk for HPV-Related Throat Cancer Is 'Reassuringly' Low
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/887728

Oct 27th, 2017 - The risk of developing oropharyngeal cancer (OPC) related to oral human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is very low in the general population and even in people with specific behavioral risk factors, a new study suggests. "Oropharyngeal cancer has ...

Risk for HPV-Related Throat Cancer Is 'Reassuringly' Low
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/887728

Oct 27th, 2017 - The risk of developing oropharyngeal cancer (OPC) related to oral human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is very low in the general population and even in people with specific behavioral risk factors, a new study suggests. "Oropharyngeal cancer has ...

HPV Persistence Predicts Poor Prognosis in Head/Neck Cancer
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/848854

Jul 30th, 2015 - Among patients with human papillomavirus–positive oropharyngeal cancer (HPV-OPC), persistence of HPV following treatment is associated with a poorer prognosis. Results of a new study show that the persistence of HPV16 DNA, detected in oral rinses ...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →