Sodium Thiosulfate for the Prevention of Ototoxicity in Patients With Locally Advanced Squamous Cell Cancer of the Head and Neck Undergoing Chemoradiation With Cisplatin

Conditions:   Clinical Stage III Human Papillomavirus (HPV)-Mediated (p16-Positive) Oropharyngeal Carcinoma AJCC v8;   Clinical Stage IV HPV-Mediated (p16-Positive) Oropharyngeal Carcinoma AJCC v8;   Locally Advanced Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma;   Locally Advanced Hypopharyngeal Squamous Cell Car cinoma;   Locally Advanced Laryngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma;   Locally Advanced Oral Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma;   Locally Advanced Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma;   Pathologic Stage III HPV-Mediated (p16-Positive) Oropharyngeal Carcinoma AJCC v8;   Pathologic Stage IV HPV-Mediated (p16-Positive) Oropharyngeal Carcinoma AJCC v8;   Stage III Hypopharyngeal Carcinoma AJCC v8;   Stage III Laryngeal Cancer AJCC v8;   Stage III Lip and Oral Cavity Cancer AJCC v8;   Stage III Oropharyngeal (p16-Negative) Carcinoma AJCC v8;   Stage IV Hypopharyngeal Carcinom a AJCC v8;   Stage IV Laryngeal Cancer AJCC v8;   Stage IV Lip and Oral Cavity Cancer AJCC v8;   Stage IV Oropharyngeal (p16-Negative) Carcinoma AJCC v8;   Stage IVA Hypopharyngeal Carcinoma AJCC v8;   Stage IVA Laryngeal Cancer AJCC v8;   Stage IVA Lip and Oral C av...
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Source: Molecular Carcinogenesis - Category: Molecular Biology Authors: Tags: Research Article Source Type: research
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