Carcinoma of unknown primary in cervical lymph nodes shows striking similarities in the molecular profile with metastases from overt squamous cell carcinoma of head and neck but favourable prognosis despite advanced cervical stage

Daniel Weiss, Thomas Heinkele, Mario Koopmann, Türker Basel, Eleftherios Savvas & Claudia Rudack
Carcinoma in cervical lymph nodes of unknown origin (cCUP) represents a rare clinical entity where optimal diagnostic and therapeutic management is still a widely debated issue. A broad consensus exists on the importance of primary detection and targeted therapy to minimize toxicity and maximize quality[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]