Login to MyKarger

New to MyKarger? Click here to sign up.

Login with Facebook

Forgot Password? Reset your password

Authors, Editors, Reviewers

For Manuscript Submission, Check or Review Login please go to Submission Websites List.

Submission Websites List

Institutional Login

For the academic login, please select your country in the dropdown list. You will be redirected to verify your credentials.

Journal Mobile Options
Table of Contents
Vol. 13, No. 2, 2004
Issue release date: March – April
Section title: Original Paper
Open Access Gateway
Med Princ Pract 2004;13:69–73
(DOI:10.1159/000075631)

Primary Malignant Tumors of the Trachea – The Tata Memorial Hospital Experience

Thotathil Z.S.a · Agarwal J.P.b · Shrivastava S.K.b · Dinshaw K.A.b
aDepartment of Radiation Oncology, Husain Maki Al Juma Center for Surgery, Kuwait; bDepartment of Radiation Oncology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, India
email Corresponding Author

Dr. Ziad S. Thotathil

PO Box 39433

73055 Nuzha (Kuwait)

Tel. +965 796 0199, Fax +965 481 3724

E-Mail dearziad@lycos.com


References

  1. Howard DJ, Haribhakti VV: Primary tumors of the trachea: Analysis of clinical features and treatment results. J Laryngol Otol 1994;108:230–232.
  2. Young JL, Percy CL, Asire AJ, Berg JW, Cusano MM, Gloeckler LA, Horm JW, Lourie WI, Pollack ES, Shambaugh EM: Cancer incidence and mortality in the United States, 1973–77. Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 1981;57:1–187.
  3. Manninen MP, Antila PJ, Pukander JS, Karma PH: Occurrence of tracheal carcinoma in Finland. Acta Otolaryngol 1991;111:1162–1169.
  4. Hajdu SI, Huvos AG, Goodner JT, Foote FW, Bealtice EJ: Carcinoma of the trachea: Clinico-pathologic study of 41 cases. Cancer 1970;25:1448–1456.
  5. McCafferty GJ, Parker LS, Suggit SC: Primary malignant disease of the trachea. J Laryngol 1964;78:441–479.
  6. Grillo HC: Tracheal surgery. Scand J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 1983;17:67–77.
  7. Fields JN, Rigaud G, Emami BN: Primary tumors of the trachea: Results of radiation therapy. Cancer 1989;63:2429–2433.
  8. Chow DC, Komaki R, Libshitz HI, Mountain CF, Ellerbroeck N: Treatment of primary neoplasms of the trachea – the role of radiation therapy. Cancer 1993;71:2946–2952.
  9. Licht PB, Friis S, Pettersson G: Tracheal cancer in Denmark: A nationwide study. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2001;19:339–345.
  10. Grillo HC, Mathisen BJ: Primary tracheal tumors: Treatment and results. Ann Thorac Surg 1990;49:69–77.
  11. Cheung AY: Radiotherapy for primary carcinoma of the trachea. Radiother Oncol 1989;14:279–285.
  12. Mark EJ: Pathology of tracheal neoplasms; in Choi NC, Grillo HC (eds): Thoracic Oncology, pp 257–269. New York, Raven Press, 1983.
  13. Grillo HC: Management of tumors of the trachea; in Thawley SE, Panje WR (eds): Comprehensive Management of Head and Neck Tumors. Philadelphia, Saunders, 1987, pp 1686–1702.
  14. Chao MW, Smith JG, Laidlaw C, Joon DL, Ball D: Results of treating primary tumors of the trachea with radiotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 1998;41:779–785.
    External Resources
  15. Jeremic B, Shibamoto Y, Acimovic L, Milisavljevic S: Radiotherapy for primary squamous cell carcinoma of the trachea. Radiother Oncol 1996;41:135–138.
    External Resources
  16. Mornex F, Coquard R, Danhier S, Maingon P, El Husseini G, Van Houtte P: Role of radiotherapy in the treatment of primary tracheal carcinoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 1998;41:299–305.
  17. Birt D: The management of malignant tracheal neoplasms. J Laryngol Otol 1963;84:723–731.
  18. Baraka ME: Malignant tumors of the trachea. Ann R Coll Surg Engl 1984;66:27–29.
  19. Khan FM: The Physics of Radiation Therapy, ed 2. Baltimore, Williams & Wilkins, 1994, p 299.
  20. Rostom AY, Morgan RL: Results of treating primary tumors of the trachea by irradiation. Thorax 1978;33:387–393.
  21. Makarewicz R, Mross M: Radiation therapy alone in the treatment of tumours of the trachea. Lung Cancer 1998;20:169–174.
    External Resources
  22. Percaprio B, Price JC, Murphy P: Endotracheal irradiation of adenoid cystic carcinoma of the trachea. Radiology 1978;128:209–210.
  23. Boedker A, Hald A, Kristensen D: A method for selective endobronchial and endotracheal irradiation. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 1982;84:59–61.
  24. Harms W, Latz D, Becker H, Herth F, Schraube P, Krempien R, Wannenmacher M: HDR-brachytherapy boost for residual tumour after external beam radiotherapy in patients with tracheal malignancies. Radiother Oncol 1999;52:251–255.
  25. Shraube P, Latz D, Wannenmacher M: Treatment of primary squamous cell carcinoma of the trachea: The role of radiation therapy. Radiother Oncol 1994;33:254–258.