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Table 2 Oncologic results in accord with management strategy

From: Management of locally advanced laryngeal cancer

Therapy Number of cases DSS (%) OS (%) LC (%)
OP 88 53.9 31.1 81.7
OP + RT 199 62.6 42.0 88.8
OP + RCT 34 80.8* 64.3 93.5*
RT (+/- salvage surgery) 35 21.5 11.7 73.9*
RCT (+/- salvage surgery) 28 28.8 23.1 94.7*
Total 384 56.2 37.2 87.4
  1. OP: primary surgery only. OP + RCT: primary surgery plus adjuvant radiotherapy. OP + RCT: primary surgery plus adjuvant chemoradiation. RT: primary radiotherapy. RCT: primary radiochemotherapy. DSS: disease specific survival. OS: overall survival. LC: local control.
  2. *low number of cases.