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  1. Content type: Research

    To examine the effect of the natural antimicrobial peptide human β-defensin-3 (hBD-3), on the migration of a head and neck cancer cell line in vitro using microfabrication and soft-lithographic techniques.

    Authors: Kevin Wang, Joanne H Wang, Harihara Baskaran, Russell Wang and Rick Jurevic

    Citation: Head & Neck Oncology 2012 4:41

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  2. Content type: Research

    Thyroid carcinoma generally responds well to treatment and spinal metastasis is an uncommon feature. Many studies have looked at the management of spinal metastasis and proposed treatments, plans and algorithm...

    Authors: Sami Ramadan, Mohamed A Ugas, Richard J Berwick, Manisha Notay, Hyongyu Cho, Waseem Jerjes and Peter V Giannoudis

    Citation: Head & Neck Oncology 2012 4:39

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  3. Content type: Case report

    Secondary malignancy in the oral mucosa is recognized as one of the most serious complications in patients who received allogenic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT). However, potential risk factors...

    Authors: Yasumasa Kakei, Masaya Akashi, Hideki Komatsubara, Tsutomu Minamikawa and Takahide Komori

    Citation: Head & Neck Oncology 2012 4:38

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  4. Content type: Research

    As a result of major ablative surgery, head and neck oncology patients can be left with significant defects in the orofacial region. The resultant defect raises the need for advanced reconstruction techniques....

    Authors: Ramin Carbiner, Waseem Jerjes, Kaveh Shakib, Peter V Giannoudis and Colin Hopper

    Citation: Head & Neck Oncology 2012 4:37

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  5. Content type: Research

    The incidence of head and neck cancer is relatively low in developed countries and highest in South East Asia. Notwithstanding advances in surgery and radiotherapy over the past several decades, the 5-year sur...

    Authors: Gregory M Trilling, Hyongyu Cho, Mohamed A Ugas, Samerah Saeed, Asia Katunda, Waseem Jerjes and Peter Giannoudis

    Citation: Head & Neck Oncology 2012 4:36

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  6. Content type: Case report

    The present study summarizes our experience in treating a patient with a suspected granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF)-producing squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the lower gingiva, which is a rather ...

    Authors: Jun-ichi Kobayashi, Akihiro Miyazaki, Takashi Yamamot, Kenji Nakamori, Rina Suzuki, Takeshi Kaneko, Naohiro Suzuki and Hiroyoshi Hiratsuka

    Citation: Head & Neck Oncology 2012 4:35

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  7. Content type: Research

    The management of cervical lymph node metastases from an unknown primary tumor remains a controversial subject. Recently, Positron Emission Tomography (PET) has proved useful in the detection of these tumors, ...

    Authors: Gabriel Pereira, Joaquim Castro Silva and Eurico Monteiro

    Citation: Head & Neck Oncology 2012 4:34

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  8. Content type: Case report

    Burkitt’s lymphoma is a highly aggressive lymphoma. The endemic form is present with Epstein - Barr virus. The most common sites are the mandible, facial bones, kidneys, gastrointestinal tract, ovaries, breast...

    Authors: Tahwinder Upile, Waseem Jerjes, Jesuloba Abiola, Panagiotis Kafas, Ann Sandison, Zaid Hamdoon, Mohammed Al-Khawalde and Hani Radhi

    Citation: Head & Neck Oncology 2012 4:33

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  9. Content type: Review

    We briefly highlight the growing body of recent evidence linking unprotected oral sex with the development of some types of head and neck cancer in younger patients. These tumours appear to be increasing in in...

    Authors: Tahwinder Upile, Waseem Jerjes, Mohammed Al-Khawalde, Hani Radhi and Holger Sudhoff

    Citation: Head & Neck Oncology 2012 4:31

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  10. Content type: Research

    Squamous cell carcinoma mainly afflicts patients older than 40 years of age however, few cases are seen in younger patients. The aim of this study therefore was to determine the incidence of squamous cell carc...

    Authors: Samuel E Udeabor, Majeed Rana, Gerd Wegener, Nils-Claudius Gellrich and André M Eckardt

    Citation: Head & Neck Oncology 2012 4:28

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  11. Content type: Case report

    The thyroid gland is a known but an unusual site for metastatic tumors from various primary sites. Despite the fact that it is one of the largest vascular organs in the body, clinical and surgical cases have g...

    Authors: Mohamed T Hafez, Mohamed A Hegazy, Khaled Abd Elwahab, Mohammad Arafa, Islam Abdou and Basel Refky

    Citation: Head & Neck Oncology 2012 4:27

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  12. Content type: Research

    Neurilemmomas are benign tumors deriving from Schwann cells of the nerve sheath. They occur in all parts of the body. The highest incidence of neurilemmoma is in the head and neck region (38–45%), but involvem...

    Authors: Jing Hu, Yang-Yang Bao, Ke-Jia Cheng, Shui-Hong Zhou, Ling-Xiang Ruan and Zhou-Jun Zheng

    Citation: Head & Neck Oncology 2012 4:26

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  13. Content type: Case report

    Although pilomatrixomas are frequently encountered by dermatologists and pathologists in the differential diagnosis of head and neck lesions, this is not usually the case among head and neck surgeons.

    Authors: Tahwinder Upile, Waseem Jerjes, Fabian Sipaul, Ann Sandison, Panagiotis Kafas, Mohammed Al-Khawalde and Hani Radhi

    Citation: Head & Neck Oncology 2012 4:25

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  14. Content type: Research

    Cystic lesions within the parotid gland are uncommon and clinically they are frequently misdiagnosed as tumours. Many theories have been proposed as to their embryological origin. A 20-year retrospective revie...

    Authors: Tahwinder Upile, Waseem Jerjes, Mohammed Al-Khawalde, Panagiotis Kafas, Steve Frampton, Angela Gray, Bruce Addis, Ann Sandison, Nimesh Patel, Holger Sudhoff and Hani Radhi

    Citation: Head & Neck Oncology 2012 4:24

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  15. Content type: Research

    Perioperative blood transfusion is associated with reduced prognosis in a number of solid malignancies. We investigate its role in a head & neck squamous cell cancer (HNSCC) cell lines. Growth of these cell li...

    Authors: Tahwinder Upile, Waseem Jerjes, Sandeep Singh, Mohammed Al-Khawalde, Zaid Hamdoon, Hani Radhi and Colin Hopper

    Citation: Head & Neck Oncology 2012 4:22

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  16. Content type: Research

    Advanced and recurrent cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma of the scalp and forehead require aggressive surgical excision often resulting in complex defects requiring reconstruction. This study evaluates various...

    Authors: Larissa Sweeny, Brendan Eby, J Scott Magnuson, William R Carroll and Eben L Rosenthal

    Citation: Head & Neck Oncology 2012 4:21

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  17. Content type: Review

    Salivary gland cancers are very rare tumors. They are characterized by a histologic heterogeneity and a poor outcome. According to this rarity, few prospective data are available to date. No standard recommend...

    Authors: Aymen Lagha, Nesrine Chraiet, Mouna Ayadi, Sarra Krimi, Bassem Allani, Hela Rifi, Henda Raies and Amel Mezlini

    Citation: Head & Neck Oncology 2012 4:19

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