Prophylactic treatment reduces the severity of xerostomia following radiation therapy for oral cavity cancer

Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2003 Feb;129(2):247-50. doi: 10.1001/archotol.129.2.247.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • Mouth Neoplasms / radiotherapy*
  • Radiation Injuries / prevention & control*
  • Radiotherapy / adverse effects*
  • Salivary Glands / injuries*
  • Salivary Glands / radiation effects*
  • Severity of Illness Index
  • Xerostomia / etiology*
  • Xerostomia / prevention & control*