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Minor glands of the mouth, particularly the palate and the upper aerodigestive tract account for about half of all cases.
Foreign bodies in the aerodigestive tract in pediatric patients.
1) Although Basex syndrome remains a rare paraneoplastic manifestation, psoriasiform lesions occurring in a smoking and drinking patient must lead to the suspicion of an aerodigestive tract neoplasia and could require an ENT consultation.
An important reason for this lack of progress is the development of SPT in the upper aerodigestive tract.
Conclusion: X-ray was not found to be an ideal modality to diagnose fish or chicken bone impaction in the upper aerodigestive tract.
Surgery, or combined radiotherapy and surgery, are the optimal therapeutic options for the upper aerodigestive tract.
Table 1: Radiological grading of upper aerodigestive tract cancers Site Radiological Total I II III IVa IVb IVc Glottis 13 0 4 0 0 2 19 Oral cavity 0 0 2 5 4 0 11 Oropharynx 2 0 2 0 2 0 6 Nasopharynx 0 5 2 0 0 0 7 Hypopharynx 0 0 0 3 3 2 8 Salivary gland 0 2 2 2 0 0 6 Maxillary sinus 0 0 0 2 1 0 3 Total 15 7 12 12 10 4 60 P = 0.
Conclusion: IDL shows higher diagnostic accuracy than neck X-Rays for detection of fishbone in upper aerodigestive tract.
Unusual presentations of penetrating foreign bodies of the upper aerodigestive tract.
Based on available epidemiological data, an international group of epidemiologists and alcohol researchers concluded that alcohol induces carcinogenesis in numerous organs, including the upper aerodigestive tract, liver, colorectum, and female breast (Baan et al.
Sarcomatoid carcinoma of the upper aerodigestive tract.
Alcohol is known to be carcinogenic to humans in the upper aerodigestive tract, liver, colorectum, and the female breast.