Submandibular Gland Preservation in Neck Dissection

  • End date
    Dec 12, 2030
  • participants needed
  • sponsor
    Guang-Yan Yu
Updated on 12 April 2023
squamous cell carcinoma
neck dissection


Trial design: a randomized controlled trial.

Eligibility criteria for participants: patients with primary early stage oral squamous cell carcinoma. Exclusion criteria: cancer of the floor of the mouth.

Interventions: submandibular gland is preserved during neck dissection for patients of the experimental group; submandibular gland is removed during neck dissection for patients of the control group.

Primary Parameters: survival rate, mortality rate

Condition Neck Dislocation, Oral Cancer
Treatment modified neck dissection, traditional neck dissection
Clinical Study IdentifierNCT03385720
SponsorGuang-Yan Yu
Last Modified on12 April 2023


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Inclusion Criteria

Primary oral squamous cell carcinoma of early stage (T1N0 and T2N0)

Exclusion Criteria

Cancer of the floor of the mouth
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