Clinical and pathologic prognostic features in acinic cell carcinoma of the parotid gland (pages 2128–2137)
Daniel R. Gomez, Nora Katabi, Joanne Zhung, Suzanne L. Wolden, Michael J. Zelefsky, Dennis H. Kraus, Jatin P. Shah, Richard J. Wong, Ronald A. Ghossein and Nancy Y. Lee
Article first published online: 23 MAR 2009 | DOI: 10.1002/cncr.24259
This single-institution review included a retrospective reanalysis of multiple histologic features that portend treatment failure. Multiple prognostic clinical variables were identified, and a novel grading system was devised to select those patients who would most benefit from adjuvant treatment.