The efficacy of superselective intra-arterial infusion in patients with T4 oral cancer

Keiichi Arakaki, Akira Arasaki, Takeshi Kano, Gosei Ueda, Toshiyuki Nakasone, Fumikazu Nimura, Akira Matayoshi, Hiroyuki Takemoto, Takafumi Toita, Masaki Gibo, Hajime Sunakawa
2009 Toukeibu Gan  
Since 1985, we have applied systematic treatment to improve radicality and postoperative oral dysfunction, as well as maxillofacial deformity. However, most T4 cases of oral cancer have remained difficult to treat, and diverse methods and results for progressive cancer have been reported by many institutions. For high-grade malignancy cases, we changed the treatment from bleomycin or cisplatin in induction chemotherapy to targeted intra-arterial infusions of carboplatin with radiation-combined
more » ... herapy. In this study, we compared the effects of conventional therapy with targeted intra-arterial infusions of carboplatin for T4 cases of oral cancer. Study design : In this retrospective review, we analyzed a subset of patients who were treated with induction chemotherapy using BLM and targeted intra-arterial infusions of CBDCA with radiation-combined therapy patients who
doi:10.5981/jjhnc.35.279 fatcat:hs2c4mo7bbb6boqcyatjnlttf4