volume 39, issue 2, P135-137 2011
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcms.2010.10.009
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Oliver C. Thiele, Kolja Freier, Claire Bacon, Christa Flechtenmacher, Sebastian Scherfler, Robin Seeberger

Abstract: In this study we analysed the long-term prognosis of 52 patients with distant metastases to the craniofacial area. All patients were treated in our department between 1989 and 2009. Possible predictive factors for the overall survival prognosis like age, gender, histopathological type of the metastasis, location and tissue structure of the area in the head and neck region, time between primary tumour and metastasis and the therapy were evaluated. 62% of the patients with distant metastases in the craniofacial …

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