Head and Neck Cancer Videos

May 21, 2012 § Leave a comment

Here are all the videos I have made for oncolex.org of diagnosis and treatment for head and neck cancers, now with English voice overs. Oncolex is a cancer resource for health care professionals made by Oslo University Hospital in collaboration with M.D. Anderson Cancer Center.

Warning: All these videos show actual surgery.

Neck Dissection
Surgical dissection of lymph nodes in the neck.
Laryngectomy
Surgical removal of the larynx.
Speech Prosthesis
Placement of a speech prosthesis following a laryngectomy.
Laryngopharyngectomy
Surgical removal of a the larynx and proximal pharynx.
Parotidectomy
Surgical removal of the parotid gland.
Horisontal Mandible Resection
Surgical removal of parts of the lower jaw.
Mandibulectomy
Partial surgical removal of the lower jaw with bone graft reconstruction.
Laser Resection
Removal of a T1a tumor on the vocal chords using laser microsurgery.
Hemiglossectomy
Surgical removal of parts of the tongue.
Preparations for Brachytherapy
Placement of catheters for tongue brachytherapy.


Top image: FIG. 507 – Superficial dissection of the right side of the neck, showing the carotid and subclavian arteries. Gray, Henry. 1918. Anatomy of the Human Body. Public Domain.

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