NCCN guidelines ® insights: Head and neck cancers, version 1.2018 featured updates to the NCCN guidelines

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  • The NCCN Guidelines for Head and Neck (H&N) Cancers provide treatment recommendations for cancers of the lip, oral cavity, pharynx, larynx, ethmoid and maxillary sinuses, and salivary glands. Recommendations are also provided for occult primary of the H&N, and separate algorithms have been developed by the panel for very advanced H&N cancers. These NCCN Guidelines Insights summarize the panel's discussion and most recent recommendations regarding evaluation and treatment of nasopharyngeal carcinoma.
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    Author List

  • Colevas AD; Yom SS; Pfister DG; Spencer S; Adelstein D; Adkins D; Brizel DM; Burtness B; Busse PM; Caudell JJ
  • Start Page

  • 479
  • End Page

  • 490
  • Volume

  • 16
  • Issue

  • 5