What are the United Kingdom (UK) National Multidisciplinary Guidelines for use of selective neck dissection in the management of lateral skull base cancer?

Updated: Aug 19, 2020
  • Author: Ron Mitzner, MD; Chief Editor: Arlen D Meyers, MD, MBA  more...
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UK National Multidisciplinary Guidelines from 2016 for the management of lateral skull base cancer included the recommendation that for patients undergoing surgery for squamous cell carcinoma, at least a superficial parotidectomy and selective neck dissection be carried out. [21]


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