Treatment

Radiation is the primary treatment modality with good response, especially for those with early disease. Neoadjuvant or concurrent chemotherapy is often the treatment of choice for aggressive or advanced disease stages.

Stage I: Radiation
Stage II-IV: Radiation & Chemotherapy
Salvage Surgery

Side Effects

Radiation & Chemotherpy
• Mucositis
• Xerostomia
• Skin sensitivity
• Dental problems
• Tissue fibrosis
• Malnutrition

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