Doctors and scientists in Mayo Clinic's Department of Otorhinolaryngology are studying new ways to diagnose and treat floor of the mouth cancer, including research into improving and innovating head and neck surgery techniques.
Cancer research is conducted in coordination with the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center. The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center receives funding from the National Cancer Institute and is designated as a comprehensive cancer center — recognition for an institution's scientific excellence and multidisciplinary resources focused on cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.
See a list of publications from Mayo Clinic doctors on mouth cancer on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.
Feb. 16, 2017
- AskMayoExpert. Head and neck cancers. Rochester, Minn.: Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research; 2015.
- Flint PW, et al. Malignant neoplasms of the oral cavity. In: Cummings Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery. 6th ed. Philadelphia, Pa.: Saunders Elsevier; 2015. http://www.clinicalkey.com. Accessed July 1, 2016.
- Head and neck cancers. Fort Washington, Pa.: National Comprehensive Cancer Network. http://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/f_guidelines.asp. Accessed July 1, 2016.
- Cook AJ. EPSi. Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. March 30, 2016.
Floor of the mouth cancer