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Nine patients achieved a complete, and four a partial response for an overall response rate of 86.5%. Acute and late toxicity was mild. The actuarial overall survival is 29%. Five patients developed distant metastases and died of disease, two experienced nodal recurrence and two patients died of other unrelated causes.
The addition of local microwave hyperthermia to radiotherapy in the treatment of metastatic squamous cell carcinoma of the neck leads to good local control with moderate toxicity.