The necessity of Ⅱb dissection in T1–T2N0M0 oral squamous cell carcinoma: protocol for a randomized controlled trial [post]

2019 unpublished
There is growing discussion of the relationship between health¬-related quality of life (HRQoL) and patient survival, which has been going on for the last few decades. Clinicians´ greatest wish is to extend the latter while improving the former. After neck dissection of early-stage oral carcinoma, "shoulder syndrome" appears due to traction of the accessory nerve during removal of level Ⅱb, which greatly affects patient quality of life. Since occult metastasis in level Ⅱb of early-stage QXJ and
more » ... early-stage QXJ and GB conceived the study and contributed equally to this trial. WL did the literature research.
doi:10.21203/rs.2.9954/v2 fatcat:fk5iv3pl25c6hgrxmy76qhdnnq