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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE B 2007 Vol.8 No.10 P.704-708


Deep lingual arterial chemoembolization of tongue carcinoma with microcapsuled anticancer drug

Author(s):  HE Hong, HUANG Jian-qi, PING Fei-yun, CHEN Guan-fu, ZHANG Su-zhan

Affiliation(s):  Department of Stomatology, the Second Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310009, China; more

Corresponding email(s):   rainbow050607@126.com

Key Words:  Tongue carcinoma, Artery cast, Arterial chemoembolization, Deep lingual arterial embolization, Anticancer drug, Carboplatinum

HE Hong, HUANG Jian-qi, PING Fei-yun, CHEN Guan-fu, ZHANG Su-zhan. Deep lingual arterial chemoembolization of tongue carcinoma with microcapsuled anticancer drug[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science B, 2007, 8(10): 704-708.

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Objective: Microcapsule chemoembolism is a promising treatment of tumors. We describe a deep lingual arterial embolization of tongue carcinoma with microcapsuled carboplatinum. Methods: Lingual artery cast specimens from cadavers were microscopically examined, and 78 patients with tongue cancer were recruited and treated with the deep lingual arterial embolization therapy. Results: Microcapsule embolism occurred approximately at the fifth or sixth level of the deep lingual artery branches. The five-year survival rate was 88.5% (69 out of 78), and the ten-year survival rate 52.6% (41 out of 78). Conclusion: The deep lingual arterial embolization of tongue carcinoma with microcapsuled carboplatinum is an effective therapy to treat carcinoma in mid-margin or mid-body of the tongue.

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