11. Tumors of the Upper Aerodigestive Tract

  1. Sverre Heim1 and
  2. Felix Mitelman2
  1. Mihaela Avramut and
  2. Susanne M. Gollin

Published Online: 4 OCT 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781118010136.ch11

Cancer Cytogenetics, THIRD EDITION

Cancer Cytogenetics, THIRD EDITION

How to Cite

Avramut, M. and Gollin, S. M. (2010) Tumors of the Upper Aerodigestive Tract, in Cancer Cytogenetics, THIRD EDITION (eds S. Heim and F. Mitelman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118010136.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Department of Medical Genetics Oslo University Hospital, Norway

  2. 2

    Department of Clinical Genetics Lund University Hospital, Sweden

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 OCT 2010
  2. Published Print: 15 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470181799

Online ISBN: 9781118010136



  • upper aerodigestive tract cancer;
  • cytogenetic findings;
  • human papillomavirus;
  • comparative genomic hybridization;
  • tumor suppressor genes


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Squamous Cell Carcinomas of the Head and Neck

  • Other Tumors of the Nasal Cavity, Sinuses, and Nasopharynx

  • Salivary Glands

  • Esophageal Cancer

  • Summary