Tumor heparanase expression in predicting response to induction chemotherapy in patients with locally advanced laryngeal cancer


Dincer M., Altundag K., Cengiz M., Ozyar E., Sungur A., Hosal S., ...More

JOURNAL OF BUON, vol.17, no.2, pp.337-342, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF BUON
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.337-342
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Purpose: Induction chemotherapy is a feasible alternative to surgery for the treatment of locally advanced laryngeal cancer Determining predictive factors associated with a better response to chemotherapy would help choose the patients most likely to benefit from larynx preservation.