Articles about Cancer

Leiomyosarcoma of Larynx as a Metachronous Tumor of Squamous Cell Carcinoma: An Unusual Case
Journal of Voice (2016) Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 242-245

Leiomyosarcomas (LMSs) are malignant tumors of smooth muscles accounting for 5-6% of all soft tissue sarcomas. They are mostly seen in the gastrointestinal tractus, the uterus, and the retroperitoneum. Soft tissue sarcomas comprise <1% of all laryngeal malignancies, most of ...

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Acoustic Characteristics of Voice Before and After Endoscopic Partial Laryngectomy in Early Glottic Cancer
Journal of Voice (2016) Vol. 30, No. 3, pp. 371-376

Objectives: To evaluate the voice changes after narrow-margin endoscopic partial laryngectomy in subjects with T1N0M0 glottic cancer. Study Design: Uncontrolled retrospective comparison of preoperative and postoperative mean phonation time; fundamental frequency, jitter, shimmer, and noise-to-harmonic ratio; and voice-related quality of ...

The Validation and Reliability of the Chinese Version of the Speech Handicap Index for Patients With Oral and Oropharyngeal Cancer
Journal of Voice (2016) Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 247.e23-247.e31

The purpose of this study was to investigate the validity and reliability of the translated Chinese version of the Speech Handicap Index (SHI) questionnaire for Chinese-speaking patients with oral and oropharyngeal cancer. The original English version of the SHI was ...

Quantification of Vocal Fold Vibration in Various Laryngeal Disorders Using High-Speed Digital Imaging
Journal of Voice (2016) Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 205-214

Objective: To quantify vibratory characteristics of various laryngeal disorders seen by high-speed digital imaging (HSDI). HSDI was performed on 78 patients with various laryngeal disorders (20 with polyp, 16 with carcinoma, 13 with leukoplakia, 6 with vocal fold nodule, and ...

Choral Singing Benefits Cancer Patients
Classical Music (2016) , No. 1020, pp. 16

 

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Maverick (2016) , No. 137, pp. 30-33

 

Fans Pay Tribute To Joey & Rory
Billboard (2015) Vol. 127, No. 36, pp. 91