Neoplastic infiltration of laryngeal cartilages: histocytochemical study

A. Gallo, P. Mocetti, M. De Vincentiis, M. Simonelli, S. Ciampini, P. Bianco, E. Bonucci

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The relationship between cartilage and invading neoplastic cells was studied in 32 cases of laryngeal cancer by histological and cytochemical methods. Cartilage invasion was present in 12 cases, 10 of which were in proximity or in contact with areas of calcification and ossification. It was significantly correlated only to tobacco consumption (P

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)891-895
Number of pages5
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 1992

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Otorhinolaryngology


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