In an outline/bulleted format, chapters address general treatment principles; indications for surgery, radiation, or chemoradiation; anatomy, risk factors, signs and symptoms, staging, treatment, and follow-up for oral cavity, oropharynx, nasopharynx, larynx/hypopharynx, sinonasal, and thyroid carcinoma; recurrent cancer; and head and neck reconstruction.
What does OP stand for?
OP stands for Oropharynx (anatomy)
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We have 29 other meanings of OP in our Acronym Attic
- Organized Play (gaming)
- Organophosphate (insecticide)
- Organophosphorus (pesticide)
- Orienteering Problem
- Orifice Plate (flowmeters)
- Original Pack (pharmacology)
- Original Poster
- Original Poster (internet newsgroups and message boards)
- Original Production
- Originating Party
Samples in periodicals archive:
Computed tomography (CT) of the oropharynx and neck with contrast was performed to rule out malignancy.
On exam, plaques were noted in the larynx, trachea, and soft tissue of the caudal oropharynx.
Stool DNA tests detected mutations from the tumors of 68% of patients who had known Gl cancers, located from the oropharynx to the colon, reports Digestive Disease Week.
Topics covered include carcinoma of the oral cavity, oropharynx, hypopharynx, larynx, thyroid, salivary glands, nasal cavity, paranasal sinus, nasopharynx, and skin of the head (including face and neck).
The study included 51 men and 15 women with stage II and IV squamous cell carcinoma of the oropharynx who were treated with one cycle of cisplatin or carboplatin and with fluorouracil to select candidates for concurrent chemoradiotherapy or surgery/ radiotherapy (Worden et al.