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Metastases to the parotid gland - A review of the clinicopathological evolution, molecular mechanisms and management.

Journal Article


Abstract


  • Metastases to the parotid gland are the commonest cause of parotid malignancies in many regions of the world including Australia. The most common etiology of these metastases is head and neck cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (HNcSCC) followed by melanoma of the head and neck. This article focuses on the management of the aforementioned pathologies including Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC).

Publication Date


  • 2017

Citation


  • Badlani, J., Gupta, R., Smith, J., Ashford, B., Ch'ng, S., Veness, M., & Clark, J. (2018). Metastases to the parotid gland - A review of the clinicopathological evolution, molecular mechanisms and management.. Surgical oncology, 27(1), 44-53. doi:10.1016/j.suronc.2017.11.007

Web Of Science Accession Number


Start Page


  • 44

End Page


  • 53

Volume


  • 27

Issue


  • 1

Abstract


  • Metastases to the parotid gland are the commonest cause of parotid malignancies in many regions of the world including Australia. The most common etiology of these metastases is head and neck cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (HNcSCC) followed by melanoma of the head and neck. This article focuses on the management of the aforementioned pathologies including Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC).

Publication Date


  • 2017

Citation


  • Badlani, J., Gupta, R., Smith, J., Ashford, B., Ch'ng, S., Veness, M., & Clark, J. (2018). Metastases to the parotid gland - A review of the clinicopathological evolution, molecular mechanisms and management.. Surgical oncology, 27(1), 44-53. doi:10.1016/j.suronc.2017.11.007

Web Of Science Accession Number


Start Page


  • 44

End Page


  • 53

Volume


  • 27

Issue


  • 1