Tongue Cancer

58-year-old Filipino female with right-sided tongue cancer – squamous cell carcinoma.

Non-smoker.

Partial glossectomy (wide excision) and supraomohyoid neck dissection were done.

Before glossectomy –  2 to 2.5 cm mass.

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After glossectomy.

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Whole gross specimen after glossectomy.

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Cut-section of specimen.

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A nasogastric tube was placed to facilitate feeding.

Communication was facilitated through a portable white board.

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ROJ@17oct18

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