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          VOLUME 36 / ISSUE 1


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11 - The results of postoperative radiotherapy with supraglottic larynx carcinoma

Saliha Peksu, Didem Karaçetin, Özlem Maral, Alpaslan Mayadağlı, Oktay İncekara

Objective: We aimed to study the results of local-regional control, survival, and prognostic factors, after operation and postoperative radiotherapy.

Study Design: 97 patients who were followed for at least 6 months had been "ed for our study. These patients had been with neck dissection or without they had total or partial larengectomi and all and postoperative radiotherapy. These patients were studied retrospectively with regard to localregional recurrence, distant metastazes and survival rates.

Results: The patient group were observed to be: 14.4% regional recurrence, if the patient of stage 3 type this becomes 5.2%, if it of stage 4, it becomes 21.8%, With N-0-1 types it is 7.4%, N-2-3 types it is 36%. Distant métastasés is found to be 11.3% the most common metastas is obser\>ed at lungs. 90.2% of Stage 3 patients 2-year- survival rate, stage 4 type had found to be 67.4%.

Conclusion: N stage is found to be deciding factor in recurrence of local-regional carcinoma and distant metastazes.

Keywords: Supraglottik larynx Carcinoma.

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