Mortality and Incidence of laryngeal/ hypopharyngeal carcinoma and oropharyngeal carcinoma in comparison in the period of 1993-2009

Katrin Lautenschläger, Franziska Lindner, Gunnar Wichmann, Andreas Dietz & Andreas Boehm
Introduction: In the context of a retrospective examination the development of the local incidence of carcinoma of the larynx/ hypopharynx (LH-HNSCC) and oropharynx (O-HNSCC) has been determined. We hypothesized that due to a plus in HPV-associated tumours the local patient population with O-HNSCC[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]