respiratory tract neoplasms

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Summary: New abnormal growth of tissue in the RESPIRATORY SYSTEM.

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  1. Kim A, Maxhimer J, Quiros R, Weber K, Prinz R. Surgical management of well-differentiated thyroid cancer locally invasive to the respiratory tract. J Am Coll Surg. 2005;201:619-27 pubmed
  2. Sherwood M, Buchinsky F, Quigley M, Donfack J, Choi S, Conley S, et al. Unique challenges of obtaining regulatory approval for a multicenter protocol to study the genetics of RRP and suggested remedies. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;135:189-96 pubmed
    ..For multicenter studies, investigators should seriously consider the establishment of cooperative authorization agreements. On a simpler level, a standardized format for applications needs to be adopted nationwide. B-3b. ..
  3. Gerein V, Soldatski I, Babkina N, Onufrieva E, Barysik N, Pfister H. Children and partners of patients with recurrent respiratory papillomatosis have no evidence of the disease during long-term observation. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2006;70:2061-6 pubmed
    ..Pregnancy has a negative impact on the course of RRP and local laryngeal status in patients; it is more significant in HPV type 11 associated cases as it is manifested by more rapid papillomas growth and more frequent recurrence. ..
  4. Hashibe M, Morgenstern H, Cui Y, Tashkin D, Zhang Z, Cozen W, et al. Marijuana use and the risk of lung and upper aerodigestive tract cancers: results of a population-based case-control study. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2006;15:1829-34 pubmed
  5. Chesson H, Forhan S, Gottlieb S, Markowitz L. The potential health and economic benefits of preventing recurrent respiratory papillomatosis through quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccination. Vaccine. 2008;26:4513-8 pubmed publisher
    ..More precise estimates of the incidence of RRP are needed, however, to quantify this impact more reliably. ..
  6. Puntoni R, Merlo F, Borsa L, Reggiardo G, Garrone E, Ceppi M. A historical cohort mortality study among shipyard workers in Genoa, Italy. Am J Ind Med. 2001;40:363-70 pubmed
    ..These workers were exposed to asbestos fibers, welding fumes and gases, silica dust, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, and solvents...
  7. Jhavar S, Sarin R, Mulherkar R, Benner A, Agarwal J, Dinshaw K. Glutathione S-transferase M1 or T1 null genotype as a risk factor for developing multiple primary neoplasms in the upper aero-digestive tract, in Indian males using tobacco. Oral Oncol. 2004;40:84-91 pubmed
    ..All three patients with a family history of UADT cancer developed MPN, suggesting an inherited predisposition...
  8. Marsh G, Lucas L, Youk A, Schall L. Mortality patterns among workers exposed to acrylamide: 1994 follow up. Occup Environ Med. 1999;56:181-90 pubmed
    ..This is the most definitive study of the human carcinogenic potential of exposure to acrylamide conducted to date. ..
  9. Friborg J, Yuan J, Wang R, Koh W, Lee H, Yu M. Incense use and respiratory tract carcinomas: a prospective cohort study. Cancer. 2008;113:1676-84 pubmed publisher
    ..2-2.6; P = .004) in the entire respiratory tract. The results of the current study indicate that long-term use of incense is associated with an increased risk of squamous cell carcinoma of the respiratory tract. ..

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  1. Ge S, Tan Z, Xie D, Yi Y. [Clinical analysis on extramedullary plasmacytoma in the upper airway]. Lin Chung Er Bi Yan Hou Tou Jing Wai Ke Za Zhi. 2013;27:227-30 pubmed
    ..Besides surgery and radiotherapy, chemotherapy is beneficial for the EMP patients accompanied with lesions in neck lymph nodes. ..
  2. Szydłowski J, Durzyński Ł, Myga M, Grzegorowski M, Gozdzicka Jozefiak A. Human papillomavirus DNA presence of the upper respiratory tract mucosa of healthy children. Otolaryngol Pol. 2004;58:211-5 pubmed
    ..The presence of HPV in respiratory tract in children is relatively high. "High risk" HPV are not observed in the respiratory tract in children. The Human Papillomavirus in children may be transmitted by direct contacts. ..
  3. Gel tser B, Prosekova E, Kondrashova N. [Use of cytokines in the complex treatment of respiratory diseases]. Klin Med (Mosk). 2004;82:13-9 pubmed
  4. Schoenfeld H, von Heymann C, Lau A, Krocker D, Neuner B, Schink T, et al. The effect of stress-reducing, low-dose ethanol infusion on frequency of bleeding complications in long-term alcoholic patients undergoing major surgery. Am Surg. 2007;73:192-8 pubmed
    ..In contrast, ethanol infusion in patients with tumor resections in the gastrointestinal tract could increase the risk for bleeding complications. ..
  5. Vestbo J, Rasmussen F. The single-breath nitrogen test, mortality, and cancer. Am Rev Respir Dis. 1990;142:1022-5 pubmed
    ..03 (1.45 to 2.85), but not to cancer. We conclude that indices of the single-breath nitrogen test have no predictive value concerning overall mortality and cancer incidence. ..
  6. Stinn W, Teredesai A, Anskeit E, Rustemeier K, Schepers G, Schnell P, et al. Chronic nose-only inhalation study in rats, comparing room-aged sidestream cigarette smoke and diesel engine exhaust. Inhal Toxicol. 2005;17:549-76 pubmed
  7. Walker C, Mojica Manosa P, Hicks W, Douglas W, Ballard B, Rigual N, et al. Is there disparity in the care of minority patients with upper aerodigestive tract malignancy?. Med Clin North Am. 2005;89:1033-43, 1041 pubmed
    ..Appropriate epidemiologic studies are needed with more underserved minority patients to analyze these differences further and to address such differences. ..
  8. Levin J, McLarty J, Hurst G, Smith A, Frank A. Tyler asbestos workers: mortality experience in a cohort exposed to amosite. Occup Environ Med. 1998;55:155-60 pubmed
    ..These data confirm a link between amosite asbestos and respiratory malignancy as well as mesothelioma. ..
  9. Akst L, Lee W, Discolo C, Knott D, Younes A, Koltai P. Stepped-dose protocol of cidofovir therapy in recurrent respiratory papillomatosis in children. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2003;129:841-6 pubmed
    ..Patients with persistent or recurrent disease may benefit from an increased cidofovir concentration of 10 mg/mL, although some aggressive papillomatous disease remains refractory to cidofovir treatment. ..
  10. Bhandarkar N, Sims H, David O. ProEx C stain analysis in recurrent respiratory papillomatosis. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2010;119:99-104 pubmed
    ..Further studies are necessary to determine whether ProEx C can be used in triage of cases of clinically aggressive RRP for closer follow-up or frequent operative intervention. ..
  11. Langseth H, Andersen A. Cancer incidence among male pulp and paper workers in Norway. Scand J Work Environ Health. 2000;26:99-105 pubmed
    ..Most of the cases of pleural mesothelioma occurred in departments where asbestos was used. There is no clear explanation for the excess of malignant melanoma, and the finding may be a chance occurrence. ..
  12. Qi S, Li Y, Wang W, Jin J, Wang S, Liu Y, et al. The extent of cutaneous lesions predicts outcome in extranodal nasal-type natural killer/T-cell lymphoma of the upper aerodigestive tract with secondary cutaneous involvement. Leuk Lymphoma. 2012;53:855-61 pubmed publisher
    ..003). Patients with NKTCL with secondary cutaneous dissemination overall have a poor prognosis, but a relatively favorable prognosis was identified for the small subgroup of patients who had localized cutaneous lesions and achieved a CR. ..
  13. Sivulka D. Assessment of respiratory carcinogenicity associated with exposure to metallic nickel: a review. Regul Toxicol Pharmacol. 2005;43:117-33 pubmed
    ..Further studies in animals via inhalation and humans would be helpful in elucidating the respiratory carcinogenic potential of metallic nickel. ..
  14. Donne A, Hampson L, He X, Day P, Salway F, Rothera M, et al. Potential risk factors associated with the use of cidofovir to treat benign human papillomavirus-related disease. Antivir Ther. 2009;14:939-52 pubmed publisher
    ..It is our belief that these data provide cause for concern over the off-license use of this drug to treat RRP. ..
  15. de la Fuente J, Garrett C, Ossoff R, Vinson K, Francis D, Gelbard A. A Case Series of the Probability Density and Cumulative Distribution of Laryngeal Disease in a Tertiary Care Voice Center. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2017;126:748-754 pubmed publisher
    ..Application of the Pareto principle may improve resource allocation in laryngology, but these initial results require confirmation across multiple institutions. ..
  16. Wu X, Gu J, Hong W, Lee J, Amos C, Jiang H, et al. Benzo[a]pyrene diol epoxide and bleomycin sensitivity and susceptibility to cancer of upper aerodigestive tract. J Natl Cancer Inst. 1998;90:1393-9 pubmed
    ..Mutagen sensitivity assays may aid in identifying individuals at risk of cancer, and use of parallel assays with two mutagens may improve risk predictability. ..
  17. Tomenson J, Carpenter A, Pemberton M. Critical review of the epidemiology literature on the potential cancer risks of methyl methacrylate. Int Arch Occup Environ Health. 2005;78:603-12 pubmed
    ..However, the lack of consistency in the results of various studies, the absence of dose response and the lack of support from animal toxicology do not provide persuasive evidence that exposure to MMA is a human carcinogen. ..
  18. Levi F, Randimbison L, Maspoli M, Te V, La Vecchia C. Second neoplasms after oesophageal cancer. Int J Cancer. 2007;121:694-7 pubmed
    ..The SIR of upper digestive and respiratory tract neoplasms was higher for oesophageal cancers diagnosed in the upper (87.5) and middle (68...
  19. Wang J, Qu X, Yang Q, Ma L. [The hypoxia tolerance of children with recurrent respiratory papillomatosis in surgical procedures]. Lin Chung Er Bi Yan Hou Tou Jing Wai Ke Za Zhi. 2011;25:250-1, 254 pubmed
    ..Duration of apnea should be controlled within 3--5 minutes in each apnea-reoxygenation cycle. ..
  20. Youk A, Buchanich J, Fryzek J, Cunningham M, Marsh G. An ecological study of cancer mortality rates in high altitude counties of the United States. High Alt Med Biol. 2012;13:98-104 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results corroborate previous altitude studies of cancer mortality. ..
  21. Boing A, Vargas S, Boing A. [The burden of neoplasm in Brazil: mortality and hospital morbidity from 2002 to 2004]. Rev Assoc Med Bras (1992). 2007;53:317-22 pubmed
    ..The burden of neoplasms is extremely high in Brazil and public policies focused on the population must be given priority for an effective control of mortality and morbidity. ..
  22. Sivulka D, Seilkop S. Reconstruction of historical exposures in the US nickel alloy industry and the implications for carcinogenic hazard and risk assessments. Regul Toxicol Pharmacol. 2009;53:174-85 pubmed publisher
    ..This suggests that extrapolating risks from certain primary nickel producers to other nickel industry sectors may not be appropriate. ..
  23. Hespanhol V, Magalhães A, Marques A. Neoplastic severe central airways obstruction, interventional bronchoscopy: a decision-making analysis. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013;145:926-932 pubmed publisher
    ..The preintervention model adds to the clinical evaluation an important contribution to the decision-making process on performing therapeutic interventional bronchoscopy in a critical setting. ..
  24. Kasum C, Jacobs D, Nicodemus K, Folsom A. Dietary risk factors for upper aerodigestive tract cancers. Int J Cancer. 2002;99:267-72 pubmed
    ..These findings confirm previous observations that high intake of fruits and vegetables and that intake of whole grains and the fiber derived from them may reduce risk of upper aerodigestive tract cancers. ..
  25. Soya S, Vinod T, Reddy K, Gopalakrishnan S, Adithan C. CYP2E1 polymorphisms and gene-environment interactions in the risk of upper aerodigestive tract cancers among Indians. Pharmacogenomics. 2008;9:551-60 pubmed publisher
    ..The significant gene-environment interactions observed for CYP2E1*1B and CYP2E1*6 polymorphic genotypes may confer a substantial risk for upper aerodigestive tract cancers among Indians. ..
  26. Winkelhorst J, Brokelman W, Tiggeler R, Wobbes T. Incidence and clinical course of de-novo malignancies in renal allograft recipients. Eur J Surg Oncol. 2001;27:409-13 pubmed
    ..Patients with a solid tumour of the other tracts often present in an advanced stage of disease, which makes the outcome of treatment, if possible at all, disappointing. ..
  27. Marszałek A. [Tobacco smoking--what we know and what we do with our knowledge?]. Przegl Lek. 2010;67:1068-70 pubmed
    ..Although, the number of evidences of adverse effects of tobacco smoke on human health, the number of smoking population is still high. What activities should be taken for promoting life without tobacco smoke? ..
  28. Coggon D, Harris E, Poole J, Palmer K. Extended follow-up of a cohort of british chemical workers exposed to formaldehyde. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2003;95:1608-15 pubmed
    ..99). The evidence for human carcinogenicity of formaldehyde remains unconvincing. Although a small effect on sino-nasal or nasopharyngeal cancer cannot be ruled out, a possible increase in the risk of lung cancer is a greater concern. ..
  29. Rosen C, Bryson P. Indole-3-carbinol for recurrent respiratory papillomatosis: long-term results. J Voice. 2004;18:248-53 pubmed
    ..No immediate or long-term side effects related to I3C were found. I3C has been found to be a successful treatment option for RRP. I3C's efficacy in pediatric patients merits further study. ..
  30. Will C, Schewe C, Petersen I. Incidence of HPV in primary and metastatic squamous cell carcinomas of the aerodigestive tract: implications for the establishment of clonal relationships. Histopathology. 2006;48:605-7 pubmed
  31. Turati F, Galeone C, La Vecchia C, Garavello W, Tavani A. Coffee and cancers of the upper digestive and respiratory tracts: meta-analyses of observational studies. Ann Oncol. 2011;22:536-44 pubmed publisher
    ..18 (95% CI 0.81-1.71) for EAC (415 cases from three case-control studies). Coffee drinking is inversely related to OP cancer risk, while there is no relation with laryngeal cancer, ESCC and EAC. ..
  32. Van Valckenborgh I, Wellens W, De Boeck K, Snoeck R, De Clercq E, Feenstra L. Systemic cidofovir in papillomatosis. Clin Infect Dis. 2001;32:E62-4 pubmed
    ..This is the first case report of systemic use of cidofovir to treat recurrent respiratory papillomatosis. ..
  33. Rodallec M, Guermazi A, Brice P, Attal P, Zagdanski A, Frija J, et al. Imaging of MALT lymphomas. Eur Radiol. 2002;12:348-56 pubmed
    ..The lymphoma is generally of low grade and has indolent course. The aim of this article is to exemplify the most common radiological patterns of MALT lymphoma. ..
  34. Adzersen K, Becker N, Steindorf K, Frentzel Beyme R. Cancer mortality in a cohort of male German iron foundry workers. Am J Ind Med. 2003;43:295-305 pubmed
    ..Special attention should be paid to the strongly increased mortality from liver cancer and the mortality pattern among employees having terminated work. ..
  35. Hurst J, Choo Kang B. A breath of fresh air? Report of the 2003 British Thoracic Society Winter Meeting. Thorax. 2004;59:190-3 pubmed
    ..An overview of some of the key topics presented at the BTS Winter Meeting held in London on 3-5 December 2003. ..
  36. Etit D, Altinel D, Bayol U, Tan A, Cumurcu S. Sarcomatoid carcinoma of the upper aerodigestive tract: an immunohistochemical analysis demonstrating latent Epstein-Barr virus in a subset of eight cases. Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2010;53:750-6 pubmed publisher
    ..This finding supports the idea that further studies based on larger series might be helpful enlighting the role played by EBV in carcinogenesis of SC. ..
  37. Schraff S, Derkay C, Burke B, Lawson L. American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology members' experience with recurrent respiratory papillomatosis and the use of adjuvant therapy. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2004;130:1039-42 pubmed
    ..There has been an evolution in the past decade toward the increased use of antiviral adjuvant therapy and the use of microdebrider techniques for surgical management. ..
  38. Schaffer A, Brotherton J, Booy R. Do human papillomavirus vaccines have any role in newborns and the prevention of recurrent respiratory papillomatosis in children?. J Paediatr Child Health. 2007;43:579-80 pubmed
  39. Rothenberg S. Thoracoscopy in infants and children. Semin Pediatr Surg. 1998;7:194-201 pubmed
    ..With continued improvement and miniaturization of the equipment, the procedures we can perform and the advantages to the patient should continue to grow. ..
  40. Long Y, Sani A. Recurrent respiratory papillomatosis. Asian J Surg. 2003;26:112-6 pubmed
    ..Subglottic involvement was noted in the juvenile-onset RRP cases. All patients were treated with CO2 laser therapy, but there was complete remission of the papillomas in only two cases. ..
  41. Chiappino G, Mensi C, Riboldi L, Rivolta G. [Asbestos risk in the textile industry: final confirmation of data from the Lombardy Mesothelioma Registry]. Med Lav. 2003;94:521-30 pubmed
    ..Asbestos risk must therefore be recognised for all those who have worked in the textile industry in the recent past and, as a result, cases of mesothelioma must be considered occupational diseases. ..
  42. Karita K. [Nickel (Ni)]. Nihon Rinsho. 2004;62 Suppl 12:347-50 pubmed
  43. Wingren G, Axelson O. Cancer incidence and mortality in a Swedish rubber tire manufacturing plant. Am J Ind Med. 2007;50:901-9 pubmed
    ..The results on other cancer types are compared to earlier findings and related to work processes and chemical exposures of possible causal importance. ..
  44. Casal R. Update in airway stents. Curr Opin Pulm Med. 2010;16:321-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Airway stents are of great help in palliating symptoms of malignant central airway obstruction. Unfortunately, there have been no recent striking advances in stent technology and the ideal stent has yet to be designed. ..
  45. Hujala K, Sipilä J, Grenman R. Endotracheal and bronchial laser surgery in the treatment of malign and benign lower airway obstructions. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2003;260:219-22 pubmed
    ..Serious complications are possible, but considering the fatal nature of the disease, laser treatment can be recommended. In cases of benign diseases, endobronchial laser treatment was also very successful. ..
  46. Mans D, Mohamedradja R, Hoeblal A, Rampadarath R, Joe S, Wong J, et al. Cancer incidence in Suriname from 1980 through 2000 a descriptive study. Tumori. 2003;89:368-76 pubmed
    ..Current data on the epidemiology of cancer in the Republic of Suriname are scant and incomplete. In this study, incidence rates of the histopathologically confirmed malignancies in the country from 1980 through 2000 were inventoried...
  47. Dulka E, Bán E, Strausz J. [Bronchoscopic specimen collection, role of the protected specimen brush in lower respiratory tract infections]. Orv Hetil. 2004;145:1123-6 pubmed
    ..The examinations prove that the protected specimen brush, used in time, raises the sensitivity of microbiological processes. ..
  48. Dalphin J, Pairon J. [Respiratory industrial diseases: common pathologies often unrecognised and under reported]. Rev Mal Respir. 2006;23:13S11-2 pubmed
  49. Symons J, Kreckmann K, Sakr C, Kaplan A, Leonard R. Mortality among workers exposed to acrylonitrile in fiber production: an update. J Occup Environ Med. 2008;50:550-60 pubmed publisher
    ..74, 1.25). In summary, no mortality outcome of a priori interest, principally respiratory system cancer, is associated with increased AN exposure among fiber production workers over five decades of follow-up. ..
  50. Johnson K, Derkay C. Palliative aspects of recurrent respiratory papillomatosis. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2009;42:57-70, viii pubmed publisher
    ..This article reviews recent developments in the management of RRP and highlights palliative approaches to case management for those patients who are not easily cured with initial endoscopic interventions. ..
  51. Szyfter W, Wierzbicka M, Jackowska J, Bartochowska A, Banaszewski J. [The schedule of intralesional papillomatosis treatment with cidofovir]. Otolaryngol Pol. 2010;64:98-102 pubmed publisher
    ..Intralesional cidofovir injection has been shown to be an effective an safe therapy for laryngeal papilloma and should be considered in those patients who experienced disease relapse. ..
  52. Salajka F. [Duration of anamnesis in patients with hemoptysis]. Acta Med Austriaca. 1999;26:17-9 pubmed
  53. Bink K, Haralambieva E, Kremer M, Ott G, Beham Schmid C, de Leval L, et al. Primary extramedullary plasmacytoma: similarities with and differences from multiple myeloma revealed by interphase cytogenetics. Haematologica. 2008;93:623-6 pubmed publisher
    ..However, the distribution of IGH translocation partners, with the notable absence of t(11;14), is different. Key words: extramedullary plasmacytoma, multiple myeloma, cytogenetics, IGH translocation, fluorescence in situ hybridization...
  54. Soga J, Yakuwa Y, Osaka M. Carcinoid syndrome: a statistical evaluation of 748 reported cases. J Exp Clin Cancer Res. 1999;18:133-41 pubmed
    ..7%). It is expected that the results obtained in the present evaluation on patients with carcinoid syndrome will provide investigators active in this specialized field with useful and extensive information for their future activities...
  55. Chow J, Grigorov G. Dosimetry of a small air cavity for clinical electron beams: A Monte Carlo study. Med Dosim. 2010;35:92-100 pubmed publisher
    ..These results were obtained by neglecting air cavities with thicknesses equal to 2 and 4 mm, respectively, at a depth of 5 cm. ..
  56. Watanabe T, Omori M, Fukuda H, Takada H, Miyao M, Mizuno Y, et al. Analysis of sex, age and disease factors contributing to prolonged life expectancy at birth, in cases of malignant neoplasms in Japan. J Epidemiol. 2003;13:169-75 pubmed
    ..It is necessary to analyze the contribution made by various causes of death to the changes of life expectancy at birth. ..
  57. Pfeifer A, Lange P. [Pulmonary consequences of marijuana smoking]. Ugeskr Laeger. 2006;168:1743-6 pubmed
  58. Raşcu A, Draghici B, Naghi E. [Questions and answers about asbestos]. Pneumologia. 2005;54:195-9 pubmed
  59. Elsayem A, Bruera E. High-dose corticosteroids for the management of dyspnea in patients with tumor obstruction of the upper airway. Support Care Cancer. 2007;15:1437-9 pubmed
  60. Donne A, Rothera M, Homer J. Scientific and clinical aspects of the use of cidofovir in recurrent respiratory papillomatosis. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2008;72:939-44 pubmed publisher
    ..No malignant change was reported. Cidofovir does appear to be effective in improving the outcome of patients with RRP. There are no reports of malignant transformation despite concerns raised by toxicology studies. ..
  61. Dilley J, Harris J, Boysun M, Reid T. Program, policy, and price interventions for tobacco control: quantifying the return on investment of a state tobacco control program. Am J Public Health. 2012;102:e22-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Public health and other leaders should continue to invest in tobacco control, including comprehensive programs. ..
  62. Ezzati M, Lopez A. Regional, disease specific patterns of smoking-attributable mortality in 2000. Tob Control. 2004;13:388-95 pubmed
  63. Klys Y, Gryn N, Verevka S. Combined use of haemostatic system indices for evaluation of upper respiratory tract cancer progression. Exp Oncol. 2016;38:36-9 pubmed
    ..Combined use of fibrinogen and ?2-macroglobulin content and the level of amidolytic thrombin-like activity could serve as an indicator of URT cancer progression. ..
  64. Pandey M, Mathew A, Abraham E, Ahamed I, Nair K. Primary malignant melanoma of the mucous membranes. Eur J Surg Oncol. 1998;24:303-7 pubmed
    ..Malignant mucosal melanoma seems to have an aggressive biological behaviour with a high incidence of local failure and metastasis. ..
  65. Vargas S, French C, Faul P, Fletcher J, Davis I, Dal Cin P, et al. Upper respiratory tract carcinoma with chromosomal translocation 15;19: evidence for a distinct disease entity of young patients with a rapidly fatal course. Cancer. 2001;92:1195-203 pubmed
    ..Female gender and superior vena cava syndrome are common. The histogenesis of these distinctive tumors is unknown. The authors' findings suggest origin in the upper airway, perhaps from submucosal glands. ..
  66. Molnar V, Tamasi V, Bakos B, Wiener Z, Falus A. Changes in miRNA expression in solid tumors: an miRNA profiling in melanomas. Semin Cancer Biol. 2008;18:111-22 pubmed publisher
    ..Their relevance is described in detail in melanomas from the aspect of diagnosis, the potential application of miRNAs as biomarkers and as potential therapeutic tools...
  67. Navoni J, De Pietri D, Garcia S, Villaamil Lepori E. [Health risk for the vulnerable population exposed to arsenic in the province of Buenos Aires, Argentina]. Rev Panam Salud Publica. 2012;31:1-8 pubmed
    ..The findings from the composite index of health summarized the health risk from exposure to arsenic for lower socioeconomic levels of the population for a broad area of the province of Buenos Aires. ..
  68. Harini N, Chakravarthy R, Archana L. Congenital pulmonary airway malformation with mucoepidermoid carcinoma: a case report and review of literature. Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2012;55:540-2 pubmed publisher
    ..We report the first case of mucoepidermoid carcinoma arising in a type 1 CCAM. ..
  69. Betz C, Kraft M, Arens C, Schuster M, Pfeffer C, Rühm A, et al. [Optical diagnostic methods for early tumour diagnosis in the upper aerodigestive tract: Quo vadis?]. HNO. 2016;64:41-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Optical diagnostic methods have the potential to revolutionise early diagnosis of upper aerodigestive tract malignancies, providing the different hurdles listed in this review can be overcome. ..
  70. Jayant K, Yeole B. Cancers of the upper alimentary and respiratory tracts in Bombay, India: a study of incidence over two decades. Br J Cancer. 1987;56:847-52 pubmed
    ..Consequently, it is desirable to direct primary cancer prevention programmes especially to cigarette smokers in urban centres and to both bidi and cigarette smokers in the rest of the country. ..
  71. Bent J. Airway hemangiomas: contemporary management. Lymphat Res Biol. 2003;1:331-5 pubmed
    ..A myriad of medical and surgical treatment options exist for children with airway hemangiomas. Careful application of these technologies allows for satisfying outcomes in most cases. ..
  72. Bargo P, Prahl S, Goodell T, Sleven R, Koval G, Blair G, et al. In vivo determination of optical properties of normal and tumor tissue with white light reflectance and an empirical light transport model during endoscopy. J Biomed Opt. 2005;10:034018 pubmed
    ..87+/-1.10 cm(-1) and 8.4+/-2.3 cm(-1), respectively. These values are similar to data presented by other authors. Blood perfusion was the main variable accounting for differences in the absorption coefficient between the studied tissues. ..
  73. Gerstner A, Thiele A, Tarnok A, Tannapfel A, Weber A, Bootz F. Prediction of upper aerodigestive tract cancer by slide-based cytometry. Cytometry A. 2006;69:582-7 pubmed
    ..This pilot study demonstrates the validity of LSC screening for the identification of tumor malignancy in the upper aerodigestive tract from swab collected cytological material. ..
  74. Daud I, Scott M, Ma Y, Shiboski S, Farhat S, Moscicki A. Association between toll-like receptor expression and human papillomavirus type 16 persistence. Int J Cancer. 2011;128:879-86 pubmed publisher
  75. Laitakari J, Stenback F. Collagen matrix in development and progression of experimentally induced respiratory neoplasms in the hamster. Toxicol Pathol. 2001;29:514-27 pubmed
    ..The nature of the composition of the ECM was related to neoplastic growth and progression when analyzed by computer-associated image analysis, revealing alterations in collagen structure, size, and shape. ..
  76. el Bitar M, Zalzal G. Powered instrumentation in the treatment of recurrent respiratory papillomatosis: an alternative to the carbon dioxide laser. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2002;128:425-8 pubmed
    ..Soft tissue complications were nonexistent. In addition to safety, the microdebrider is more appealing to the surgeon, anesthesiologist, and parents, especially because these children often need subsequent surgical procedures. ..
  77. Carter Y, Jablons D, Dubois J, Thomas C. Intraoperative radiation therapy in the multimodality approach to upper aerodigestive tract cancer. Surg Oncol Clin N Am. 2003;12:1043-63 pubmed
    ..1). It is hoped that this study will commence in the upcoming year. ..
  78. Ramnath N, Khushalani N, Toth K, Litwin A, Intengan M, Slocum H, et al. S-phase modulation by irinotecan: pilot studies in advanced solid tumors. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 2005;56:447-54 pubmed
    ..Lesser increases were seen with 40 and 60 mg/m(2). CPT-11 followed 24 h later by 5-FU 400 mg/m(2) per week for 4 weeks was well tolerated. In the study of CPT-11 followed by GEM 1000 mg/m(2), 60 mg/m(2) of CPT-11 was the MTD. ..
  79. Spizzo G, Fong D, Wurm M, Ensinger C, Obrist P, Hofer C, et al. EpCAM expression in primary tumour tissues and metastases: an immunohistochemical analysis. J Clin Pathol. 2011;64:415-20 pubmed publisher
  80. Bowser P, Casey J, Casey R, Quackenbush S, Lofton L, Coll J, et al. Swimbladder Leiomyosarcoma in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) in North America. J Wildl Dis. 2012;48:795-8 pubmed
    ..Neoplastic disease was observed at NANFH initially in older (age 4 yr) fish, followed by age 3 yr fish. Disease was not observed in age 2 yr fish. The mortality pattern was chronic. ..
  81. Boutin C, Viallat J, Cargnino P, Farisse P. Thoracoscopy in malignant pleural effusions. Am Rev Respir Dis. 1981;124:588-92 pubmed
    ..Complications were rare, minor, and not life-threatening. ..
  82. Gregersen H, Ibsen J, Mellemkjoer L, Dahlerup J, Olsen J, Sørensen H. Mortality and causes of death in patients with monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance. Br J Haematol. 2001;112:353-7 pubmed
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