The impact of frozen sections on final surgical margins in squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity and lips: a retrospective analysis over an 11 years period

Gerber, Stefan; Gengler, Carole; Grätz, Klaus W.; Kruse, Astrid L. (2011). The impact of frozen sections on final surgical margins in squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity and lips: a retrospective analysis over an 11 years period. Head & neck oncology, 3, p. 56. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1758-3284-3-56

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Taking intraoperative frozen sections (FS) is a widely used procedure in oncologic surgery. However so far no evidence of an association of FS analysis and premalignant changes in the surgical margin exists. Therefore, the aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of FS on different categories of the final margins of squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the oral cavity and lips.

Item Type:

Journal Article (Original Article)

Division/Institute:

04 Faculty of Medicine > Department of Head Organs and Neurology (DKNS) > Clinic of Craniomaxillofacial Surgery

UniBE Contributor:

Gerber, Stefan

ISSN:

1758-3284

Publisher:

BioMed Central

Language:

English

Submitter:

Factscience Import

Date Deposited:

04 Oct 2013 14:20

Last Modified:

20 Dec 2014 07:40

Publisher DOI:

10.1186/1758-3284-3-56

PubMed ID:

22208692

Web of Science ID:

000300848700001

BORIS DOI:

10.7892/boris.6669

URI:

https://boris.unibe.ch/id/eprint/6669 (FactScience: 211672)

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