MD Anderson-led research published in the journal Cancer is shedding
light on the risk of second primary malignancies, a leading cause of
long-term mortality in patients diagnosed with head and neck cancers.
The study, led by Erich M. Sturgis, M.D., professor in the
Department of Head and Neck Surgery, sought to determine the impact of
secondary primary cancers in relation to the original cancer site and
explore potential factors...