AJCC Cancer Staging Manual by (auth.), Frederick L. Greene M.D., David L. Page M.D., Irvin

By (auth.), Frederick L. Greene M.D., David L. Page M.D., Irvin D. Fleming M.D., April G. Fritz C.T.R., R.H.I.T., Charles M. Balch M.D., Daniel G. Haller M.D., Monica Morrow M.D. (eds.)

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48. Five-year, relative survival by "combined" AJCC stage for squamous ceU carcinoma ofthe oropharynx, 1985-1991. -1 70 CI ~ 50 .. 50 11.. 40 ......... 2 ö( C l:! 2 617 1671 FIG. 5A. Five-year, observed survival by "combined" AJCC stage for squamous cell carcinoma ofthe hypopharynx, 1985-1991. 0 CASES 304 350 620 1688 FIG. 58. Five-year, relative survival by "combined" AJCC stage for squamous cell carcinoma ofthe hypopharynx, 1985-1991. ) 40 American Joint Committee on Cancer' 2002 BIBLIOGRAPHY Boyd TS, Harari PM, Tannehill SP, Voytovich MC, Hartig GK, Ford CN, Foote RL, Campbel!

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5. 6. 3. 8 Hypopharyngeal aspect of aryepiglottic fold Posterior wall of hypo pharynx Overlapping lesion Hypopharynx, NOS Pharynx, NOS Waldeyer' s ring Overlapping lesion of lip, oral cavity and pharynx SUMMARY OF (HANGES • For oropharynx and hypopharynx only, T4 lesions have been divided into T4a (resectable) and T4b (unresectable), leading to the division of Stage IV into Stage IV A, Stage IVB, and Stage IVC. ANATOMY Primary Sites and Subsites. The pharynx: (including base of tongue, soft palate, and uvula) is divided into three regions: nasopharynx, oropharynx: and hypopharynx (Fig.

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