A R Shaha

Summary

Affiliation: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Planned neck dissection following chemoradiotherapy for advanced head and neck cancer: is it necessary for all?
    Phillip K Pellitteri
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pennsylvania, USA
    Head Neck 28:166-75. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Recurrent differentiated thyroid cancer
    Ashok R Shaha
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10065, USA
    Endocr Pract 18:600-3. 2012
  3. pmc Chromosomal aberrations in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma do not vary based on severity of tobacco/alcohol exposure
    Bhuvanesh Singh
    Laboratory of Epithelial Cancer Biology, Biology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, New York, USA
    BMC Genet 3:22. 2002
  4. pmc Oral tongue cancer gene expression profiling: Identification of novel potential prognosticators by oligonucleotide microarray analysis
    Cherry L Estilo
    Dental Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NY, USA
    BMC Cancer 9:11. 2009
  5. pmc Complications of neck dissection for thyroid cancer
    Ashok R Shaha
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:397-9. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Treatment of thyroid cancer based on risk groups
    Ashok Shaha
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Head and Neck Service, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Surg Oncol 94:683-91. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Revision thyroid surgery - technical considerations
    Ashok R Shaha
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 41:1169-83, x. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Controversies in the management of thyroid nodule
    A R Shaha
    Department of Surgery, Cornell University Medical College and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Laryngoscope 110:183-93. 2000
  9. doi request reprint Selective surgical management of well-differentiated thyroid cancer
    Ashok Shaha
    Attending Surgeon, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Head and Neck Service, New York, New York, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1138:58-64. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Routine laryngoscopy in thyroid surgery: A valuable adjunct
    Ashok R Shaha
    Cornell University Medical Center, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Surgery 142:865-6. 2007

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Publications77

  1. ncbi request reprint Planned neck dissection following chemoradiotherapy for advanced head and neck cancer: is it necessary for all?
    Phillip K Pellitteri
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pennsylvania, USA
    Head Neck 28:166-75. 2006
    ..Correlation of imaging results and pathologic node status will be important in determining the accuracy and, therefore, the value of this imaging modality for predicting the presence or absence of residual disease...
  2. ncbi request reprint Recurrent differentiated thyroid cancer
    Ashok R Shaha
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10065, USA
    Endocr Pract 18:600-3. 2012
    ..To discuss the risk of recurrence in patients with differentiated thyroid cancer and emphasize the importance of risk-group stratification...
  3. pmc Chromosomal aberrations in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma do not vary based on severity of tobacco/alcohol exposure
    Bhuvanesh Singh
    Laboratory of Epithelial Cancer Biology, Biology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, New York, USA
    BMC Genet 3:22. 2002
    ..We used comparative genomic hybridization (CGH) to screen for the genetic aberrations in 71 patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma and stratified the findings by the status of tobacco/alcohol exposure...
  4. pmc Oral tongue cancer gene expression profiling: Identification of novel potential prognosticators by oligonucleotide microarray analysis
    Cherry L Estilo
    Dental Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NY, USA
    BMC Cancer 9:11. 2009
    ..The present study is aimed at identifying potential candidate genes as prognostic markers in human oral tongue squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) by large scale gene expression profiling...
  5. pmc Complications of neck dissection for thyroid cancer
    Ashok R Shaha
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:397-9. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Treatment of thyroid cancer based on risk groups
    Ashok Shaha
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Head and Neck Service, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Surg Oncol 94:683-91. 2006
    ..The histopathologic studies are very important to distinguish well differentiated from the tall cell, insular, and poorly differentiated thyroid cancer...
  7. doi request reprint Revision thyroid surgery - technical considerations
    Ashok R Shaha
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 41:1169-83, x. 2008
    ..Despite good surgical resection, the incidence of local recurrence in the central compartment is high in patients undergoing reoperative thyroid surgery...
  8. ncbi request reprint Controversies in the management of thyroid nodule
    A R Shaha
    Department of Surgery, Cornell University Medical College and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Laryngoscope 110:183-93. 2000
    ..This has generated considerable debate and panel discussions, and this article reviews this on-going debate...
  9. doi request reprint Selective surgical management of well-differentiated thyroid cancer
    Ashok Shaha
    Attending Surgeon, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Head and Neck Service, New York, New York, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1138:58-64. 2008
    ..These patients do not respond well to RAI and are best followed with a PET scan. Overall survival in patients with well-differentiated thyroid cancer exceeds 95%...
  10. ncbi request reprint Routine laryngoscopy in thyroid surgery: A valuable adjunct
    Ashok R Shaha
    Cornell University Medical Center, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Surgery 142:865-6. 2007
  11. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy: the role of radio-guided surgery
    Ashok R Shaha
    Head and Neck Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Laryngoscope 112:2166-9. 2002
    ..Objectives were to review our current experience with radio-guided parathyroid surgery and to compare various techniques of minimally invasive parathyroidectomy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Late-onset medullary carcinoma of the thyroid: need for genetic testing and prophylactic thyroidectomy in adult family members
    Ashok R Shaha
    Department of Surgery, Head and Neck Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Laryngoscope 116:1704-7. 2006
    ..However, its indications in adults remain unclear at this time...
  13. doi request reprint Training in head and neck surgery and oncology
    Ashok R Shaha
    Cornell University Medical College, New York, New York 10065, USA
    J Surg Oncol 97:717-20. 2008
    ..The head and neck surgeon (leader of the orchestra) must be familiar with appropriate indications of each treatment modality and outcome. The head and neck surgeon of today should be an all-rounder...
  14. ncbi request reprint Parathyroid re-exploration
    Ashok R Shaha
    Head and Neck Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 37:833-43, x. 2004
    ..This article discusses the issues the parathyroid surgeon must consider before and during re-operative surgery,with special attention to recently introduced adjunctive techniques...
  15. doi request reprint Airway management in anaplastic thyroid carcinoma
    Ashok R Shaha
    Head and Neck Surgery, Cornell University Medical Center, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Laryngoscope 118:1195-8. 2008
    ..In patients who present with advanced anaplastic thyroid cancer, airway management is difficult because of bilateral vocal cord paralysis or tracheal invasion by the tumor. Airway management can be extremely complex in these patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Distant metastases from thyroid and parathyroid cancer
    A R Shaha
    Head and Neck Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 63:243-9. 2001
    ..Patients with distant metastasis have recurrent progressive hypercalcemia along with high parathormone level...
  17. ncbi request reprint Localization studies for hyperparathyroidism: implications for surgery
    A R Shaha
    Cornell University Medical College, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 55:139-45. 2001
    ..The paper discusses the usefulness of these techniques in the initial exploration and in the re-exploration of primary and secondary hyperparathyroidism...
  18. ncbi request reprint Implications of prognostic factors and risk groups in the management of differentiated thyroid cancer
    Ashok R Shaha
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:393-402. 2004
    ..The study describes the author's treatment approach related to the extent of thyroidectomy and adjuvant therapy based on various risk groups and the long-term survival...
  19. ncbi request reprint Genome-wide screening for radiation response factors in head and neck cancer
    B Singh
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Laryngoscope 110:1251-6. 2000
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Role of fine-needle aspiration biopsy and frozen section analysis in the surgical management of thyroid tumors
    A D Brooks
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 8:92-100. 2001
    ..Intraoperative FS added very little to surgical management. The majority of thyroid operations at this institution are planned and performed based on known prognostic factors and intraoperative findings...
  21. ncbi request reprint Accelerated concomitant boost radiotherapy and chemotherapy for advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    S L Wolden
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Oncol 19:1105-10. 2001
    ..To evaluate the feasibility and efficacy of concomitant boost radiotherapy (RT) plus cisplatin-based chemotherapy compared with standard fractionation RT for patients with advanced nasopharyngeal cancer...
  22. doi request reprint Management of thyroid nodules and surgery for differentiated thyroid cancer
    N G Iyer
    Head and Neck Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York 10065, USA
    Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 22:405-12. 2010
    ..The onus is on the physician to avoid treatment-related complications from thyroid surgery and to offer the most efficient and cost-effective therapeutic option...
  23. doi request reprint Anatomy of thyroid and parathyroid glands and neurovascular relations
    A Mohebati
    Head and Neck Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Clin Anat 25:19-31. 2012
    ..This information should aid the surgeon in appropriate identification and preservation of the function of these structures and to avoid the pitfalls of the operation...
  24. ncbi request reprint Molecular cytogenetic characterization of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma and refinement of 3q amplification
    B Singh
    Laboratory of Epithelial Cancer Biology, Head and Neck Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Cancer Res 61:4506-13. 2001
    ..The use of these yeast artificial chromosome clones as a probe for fluorescence in situ hybridization analysis allowed a detailed characterization and quantification of the 3q amplification and refinement of unassigned SKY breakpoints...
  25. ncbi request reprint Complications of thyroid surgery: prevention and management
    N Gopalakrishna Iyer
    Head and Neck Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Minerva Chir 65:71-82. 2010
    ..This review addresses the common complications that occur during thyroid surgery and the issues therein...
  26. ncbi request reprint Hürthle cell carcinoma: a critical histopathologic appraisal
    A Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Oncol 19:2616-25. 2001
    ..Unlike differentiated thyroid cancer, nodal metastases predict a worse outcome in widely invasive Hürthle cell carcinoma, as does extrathyroidal extension...
  27. ncbi request reprint Double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized trial of granulocyte-colony stimulating factor during postoperative radiotherapy for squamous head and neck cancer
    Yungpo Bernard Su
    Department of a Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Cancer J 12:182-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate the ability of granulocyte-stimulating factor to decrease mucositis during postoperative radiotherapy for stage II-IV squamous head and neck cancer in a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial...
  28. ncbi request reprint Poorly differentiated and anaplastic thyroid cancer
    Kepal N Patel
    Department of Surgery, Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook, New York, USA
    Cancer Control 13:119-28. 2006
    ..Since management strategies vary between these two entities, it is important for clinicians to be able to differentiate PDTC from ATC...
  29. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary: Vocal cord evaluation in thyroid surgery
    Ashok R Shaha
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Surgery 139:363-4. 2006
  30. ncbi request reprint Concurrent cetuximab, cisplatin, and concomitant boost radiotherapy for locoregionally advanced, squamous cell head and neck cancer: a pilot phase II study of a new combined-modality paradigm
    David G Pfister
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:1072-8. 2006
    ..Cetuximab has activity in squamous cell carcinoma and enhances both chemotherapy and radiotherapy. We conducted a pilot phase II study of a new combined-modality paradigm of targeted therapy (cetuximab) with chemoradiotherapy...
  31. ncbi request reprint Anaplastic thyroid carcinoma: biology, pathogenesis, prognostic factors, and treatment approaches
    Chandrakanth Are
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1233 York Avenue, 16 I, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 13:453-64. 2006
    ..We also reviewed the individual and combined roles of surgery, radiotherapy, chemotherapy, and newer therapeutic options in the management of ATC...
  32. ncbi request reprint Do pathologic and molecular analyses of neck dissection specimens justify the preservation of level IV for laryngeal squamous carcinoma with clinically negative neck?
    Mohamed N Elsheikh
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tanta University, Tanta, Egypt
    J Am Coll Surg 202:320-3. 2006
  33. ncbi request reprint Results of surgical salvage after failure of definitive radiation therapy for early-stage squamous cell carcinoma of the glottic larynx
    Ian Ganly
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:59-66. 2006
    ..To report the outcome of surgical salvage performed for early-stage squamous cell carcinoma of the glottic larynx that recurred or progressed after definitive radiotherapy...
  34. ncbi request reprint Second primary malignancy of the aerodigestive tract in patients treated for cancer of the oral cavity and larynx
    Karen Lin
    Head and Neck Service, Department of Surgery, P O Box 285, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York 10021, USA
    Head Neck 27:1042-8. 2005
    ..We aimed to identify patterns and predictors of second primary malignancy (SPM) of the aerodigestive tract (SPMADT) in patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity (SCCOC) and larynx (SCCL)...
  35. ncbi request reprint TNM classification of thyroid carcinoma
    Ashok R Shaha
    Head and Neck Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, 10021, USA
    World J Surg 31:879-87. 2007
    ..The TNM staging system helps reporting our data and comparing results in different parts of the world. However, there is no level I evidence in thyroid cancer...
  36. doi request reprint Medical management of thyroid cancer: a risk adapted approach
    R Michael Tuttle
    Joan and Sanford I Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Surg Oncol 97:712-6. 2008
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Hürthle cell carcinoma: a 60-year experience
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 9:197-203. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to define the clinical behavior and prognostic indicators of outcome in Hürthle cell cancer (HCC)...
  38. doi request reprint Long-term neck control rates after complete response to chemoradiation in patients with advanced head and neck cancer
    Ramesh Rengan
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 31:465-9. 2008
    ..To examine the long-term neck failure outcome in patients with advanced head and neck cancer treated on larynx/organ preservation protocols at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center...
  39. ncbi request reprint Histological aggressiveness of fluorodeoxyglucose positron-emission tomogram (FDG-PET)-detected incidental thyroid carcinomas
    Chandrakanth Are
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Eppley Cancer Center, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:3210-5. 2007
    ..The aim of our study was to determine if these FDG-PET-detected thyroid malignancies represent a more-aggressive variant of primary thyroid carcinoma...
  40. ncbi request reprint Routine drainage after thyroid surgery--a meta-analysis
    Alvaro Sanabria
    Department of Surgery, Universidad de La Sabana, Bogota, Colombia
    J Surg Oncol 96:273-80. 2007
    ..In addition, the mean length of hospital stay was longer in the routine drainage group...
  41. ncbi request reprint Identification of angiogenesis/metastases genes predicting chemoradiotherapy response in patients with laryngopharyngeal carcinoma
    Ian Ganly
    Laboratory of Epithelial Cancer Biology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:1369-76. 2007
    ..To identify genes related to angiogenesis/metastasis that predict locoregional failure in patients with laryngopharyngeal cancer (LPC) undergoing chemoradiotherapy (CRT) treatment...
  42. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of 18F-FDG PET in restaging patients with medullary thyroid carcinoma and elevated calcitonin levels
    Seng C Ong
    Department of Radiology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Nucl Med 48:501-7. 2007
    ..The role of (18)F-FDG PET in MTC remains somewhat unclear. We reviewed our own experience with (18)F-FDG PET in postthyroidectomy MTC patients with elevated calcitonin...
  43. doi request reprint Neck dissection for laryngeal cancer
    Alfio Ferlito
    Department of Surgical Sciences, ENT Clinic, University of Udine, Udine, Italy
    J Am Coll Surg 207:587-93. 2008
  44. ncbi request reprint Papillary microcarcinoma of the thyroid
    Ashok R Shaha
    J Surg Oncol 95:532-3. 2007
  45. ncbi request reprint FDG-PET detected thyroid incidentalomas: need for further investigation?
    Chandrakanth Are
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1233 York Avenue, 16 I, New York, New York, 10021, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:239-47. 2007
    ..Incidental thyroid abnormalities are increasingly detected in patients undergoing PET scans. The aim of this study was to review our experience with the management of PET detected thyroid incidentalomas in a large single institution series...
  46. ncbi request reprint New molecular diagnostic methods in head and neck cancer
    Juan Pablo Rodrigo
    Department of Otolaryngology, Hospital Universitario Central de Asturias, Oviedo, Spain
    Head Neck 27:995-1003. 2005
    ..However, despite the great promise of these new molecular approaches for cancer detection, much of the current technology limits their implementation into routine clinical use...
  47. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of microscopic and macroscopic extracapsular spread from metastatic tumor in the cervical lymph nodes
    Alfio Ferlito
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Udine, Policlinico Universitario, Piazzale S Maria della Misericordia, 1 33100 Udine, Italy
    Oral Oncol 38:747-51. 2002
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Current management of cutaneous malignant melanoma of the head and neck
    Jesus E Medina
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
    Acta Otolaryngol 122:900-6. 2002
  49. ncbi request reprint Is the standard radical neck dissection no longer standard?
    Alfio Ferlito
    Acta Otolaryngol 122:792-5. 2002
  50. ncbi request reprint "Skip metastases" from head and neck cancers
    Alfio Ferlito
    Acta Otolaryngol 122:788-91. 2002
  51. pmc Prospective functional voice assessment in patients undergoing thyroid surgery
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D C, USA
    Ann Surg 236:823-32. 2002
    ..To analyze voice function before and after thyroidectomy for patients with normal preoperative voice using a standardized multidimensional voice assessment protocol...
  52. pmc Genome-wide appraisal of thyroid cancer progression
    Volkert B Wreesmann
    Laboratory of Epithelial Cancer Biology, Head and Neck Service, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Am J Pathol 161:1549-56. 2002
    ..Our data suggests that the development of chromosomal instability underlies the progression to more aggressive phenotypes of thyroid cancer and sheds light on the possible genomic aberrations that may be selected for during this process...
  53. ncbi request reprint Recurrent differentiated thyroid carcinoma: biological implications of age, method of detection, and site and extent of recurrence
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 9:789-98. 2002
    ..We identified factors predictive of outcome for recurrent differentiated thyroid carcinoma (DTC)...
  54. ncbi request reprint Improved outcomes in patients with osteogenic sarcoma of the head and neck
    Snehal G Patel
    Head and Neck Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Cancer 95:1495-503. 2002
    ..The current study reviews the authors' recent institutional experience in the treatment of osteosarcoma of the head and neck (OSHN)...
  55. pmc Amplification of the 3q26.3 locus is associated with progression to invasive cancer and is a negative prognostic factor in head and neck squamous cell carcinomas
    Bhuvanesh Singh
    Laboratory of Epithelial Cancer Biology, The Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Am J Pathol 161:365-71. 2002
    ..6; 95% confidence interval = 1.9 to 29.6). The findings suggest that the 3q copy number status is an important marker for tumor progression and prognostication in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma...
  56. ncbi request reprint Status of carotid resection in head and neck cancer
    Javier Gavilan
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, La Paz Hospital, Autonomous University, Madrid, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 122:453-5. 2002
  57. ncbi request reprint Is elective neck treatment indicated in patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the maxillary sinus?
    Alessandra Rinaldo
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Udine, Policlinico Universitario, Italy
    Acta Otolaryngol 122:443-7. 2002
  58. ncbi request reprint The role of operations for distantly metastatic well-differentiated thyroid carcinoma
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Surgery 131:636-43. 2002
    ..The role of operations for distantly metastatic well-differentiated thyroid carcinoma (DTC) is poorly defined. We review the indications for operation for metastatic DTC...
  59. ncbi request reprint Prediction of survival in patients with head and neck cancer using the histoculture drug response assay
    Bhuvanesh Singh
    Head and Neck and Medical Oncology Services, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Head Neck 24:437-42. 2002
    ..In this study, we have correlated the HDRA assessment with survival in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC)...
  60. ncbi request reprint Primary mucosal malignant melanoma of the head and neck
    Snehal G Patel
    Head and Neck Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Head Neck 24:247-57. 2002
    ..This study aims to assess the outcome and identify clinical and histologic prognostic indicators in a recent cohort of patients with MMHN treated at a single institution...
  61. ncbi request reprint Parathyroid neoplasms: clinical, histopathological, and tissue microarray-based molecular analysis
    Alexander Stojadinovic
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hum Pathol 34:54-64. 2003
    ..The molecular phenotype, p27(+)Bcl-2(+)Ki-67(-)mdm2(+), appears to be unique to nonmalignant parathyroid tumors, and multimarker phenotypes are more complex in carcinomas...
  62. ncbi request reprint Current management of tonsillar cancer
    Eric M Genden
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Oral Oncol 39:337-42. 2003
    ..While advanced lesions are often treated with a combination of radiation, chemotherapy, and surgical ablation, management of the neck and distant metastases continues to present a therapeutic dilemma...
  63. ncbi request reprint Intensity-modulated radiation therapy for the treatment of nonanaplastic thyroid cancer
    Benjamin D Rosenbluth
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63:1419-26. 2005
    ..Intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) enables highly conformal treatment for thyroid cancer (TC). In this study, we review outcomes/toxicity in a series of TC patients treated with IMRT...
  64. ncbi request reprint Is total thyroidectomy the best possible surgical management for well-differentiated thyroid cancer?
    Robert Udelsman
    Yale University School of Medicine, PO Box 208062, New Haven, CT 06520 8062, USA
    Lancet Oncol 6:529-31. 2005
  65. ncbi request reprint Elective and therapeutic selective neck dissection
    Alfio Ferlito
    Department of Surgical Sciences, ENT Clinic, University of Udine, Policlinico Universitario, Piazzale S Maria della Misericordia, 33100 Udine, Italy
    Oral Oncol 42:14-25. 2006
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Locally advanced thyroid cancer
    Kepal N Patel
    Head and Neck Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 13:112-6. 2005
    ..The purpose of this review is to summarize existing literature with respect to locally advanced thyroid cancer and define the intricacies of preoperative evaluation, surgical management of involved sites and postoperative treatment...
  67. ncbi request reprint Identification of novel prognosticators of outcome in squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
    Volkert B Wreesmann
    Laboratory of Epithelial Cancer Biology, Head and Neck Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:3965-72. 2004
    ..The goal of this study was to identify chromosomal aberrations associated with poor outcome in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC)...
  68. ncbi request reprint Medullary thyroid carcinoma
    Erik G Cohen
    Head and Neck Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Acta Otolaryngol 124:544-57. 2004
  69. ncbi request reprint Follicular variant of papillary thyroid carcinoma: genome-wide appraisal of a controversial entity
    Volkert B Wreesmann
    Laboratory of Epithelial Cancer Biology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 40:355-64. 2004
    ..Our findings suggest a stronger relationship between the FVPTC and FTA/FTC than previously appreciated and support further consideration of the current classification of thyroid neoplasms...
  70. ncbi request reprint Genome-wide profiling of papillary thyroid cancer identifies MUC1 as an independent prognostic marker
    Volkert B Wreesmann
    Laboratory of Epithelial Cancer Biology, Head and Neck Service, Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Cancer Res 64:3780-9. 2004
    ..3; 95% confidence interval, 1.1-5.5; P = 0.03). Our data suggest that MUC1 dysregulation is associated with aggressive behavior of PTC and may serve as a prognostic marker and potential therapeutic target in this disease...
  71. ncbi request reprint Parapharyngeal lymph node metastasis: an unusual presentation of papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Davide Lombardi
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Brescia, Piazza Spedali Civili, 1, 25123, Brescia, Italy
    Head Neck 26:190-6. 2004
    ..Parapharyngeal metastases arising from thyroid papillary carcinoma are instead an exceedingly rare event, with only 10 cases reported up to now in the literature...
  72. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors in papillary thyroid carcinoma and implications of large nodal metastasis
    Ashok R Shaha
    Surgery 135:237-9. 2004
  73. pmc Clinical nodal stage is an independently significant predictor of distant failure in patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the larynx
    Jeannette Marie S Matsuo
    Head and Neck Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Surg 238:412-21; discussion 421-2. 2003
    ..To determine the impact of clinical nodal stage on distant metastasis (DM) in patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the larynx (SCCL)...
  74. ncbi request reprint Current management of mucosal melanoma of the head and neck
    Jesus E Medina
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
    J Surg Oncol 83:116-22. 2003
    ..A better grasp of the best means of treating MuM will likely come only when large referral centers are able to pool their experiences with these uncommon yet virulent malignancies...
  75. ncbi request reprint Changing concepts in the surgical management of the cervical node metastasis
    Alfio Ferlito
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Udine, Policlinico Universitario, Piazzale S Maria della Misericordia, I 33100, Udine, Italy
    Oral Oncol 39:429-35. 2003
  76. ncbi request reprint Sentinel lymph node biopsy in head and neck cancer
    Karen T Pitman
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS, USA
    Oral Oncol 39:343-9. 2003
    ..As a consequence, the application of SLNB to head and neck cancers remains an experimental technique--one which has not yet acquired the status of the standard of patient care...
  77. ncbi request reprint Management of well-differentiated thyroid carcinoma presenting within a thyroglossal duct cyst
    Snehal G Patel
    Head and Neck Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Surg Oncol 79:134-9; discussion 140-1. 2002
    ..The current review was undertaken in an attempt to clarify these issues...