Transhyoid approach for tongue base carcinoma

Stelian Lupescu, Andreea Ruja & Stan Cotulbea
Introduction: Malignant tumors of the tongue base present a low incidence compared to the ones in the mobile part of the tongue, their proportion being 1:4. Squamous cell carcinomas at the base of the tongue are usually diagnosed at advanced stages, and their optimal treatment has not been established.[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]