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Neoplasm of head and neck

MedGen UID:
78920
Concept ID:
C0278996
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Head and neck cancer; Head and neck tumor
SNOMED CT: Malignant tumor of head and/or neck (255056009); Malignant tumor of head and neck (255056009)
 

Definition

A primary or metastatic malignant neoplasm affecting the head and neck. Representative examples include oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma, laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma, and salivary gland carcinoma. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVNeoplasm of head and neck

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Etiology

Wided BA, Hamouda B, Hamadi H, Mansour BA
Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 2015;16(7):2653-7. PMID: 25854341

Therapy

Shi HB, Masuda M, Umezaki T, Kuratomi Y, Kumamoto Y, Yamamoto T, Komiyama S
Auris Nasus Larynx 2004 Dec;31(4):401-6. doi: 10.1016/j.anl.2004.05.002. PMID: 15571914

Prognosis

Wided BA, Hamouda B, Hamadi H, Mansour BA
Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 2015;16(7):2653-7. PMID: 25854341

Clinical prediction guides

Wided BA, Hamouda B, Hamadi H, Mansour BA
Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 2015;16(7):2653-7. PMID: 25854341
Shi HB, Masuda M, Umezaki T, Kuratomi Y, Kumamoto Y, Yamamoto T, Komiyama S
Auris Nasus Larynx 2004 Dec;31(4):401-6. doi: 10.1016/j.anl.2004.05.002. PMID: 15571914

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