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Adenoid cystic carcinoma

Adenoid cystic carcinoma: Introduction

Adenoid cystic carcinoma: Salivary gland type malignant neoplasm arising from bronchial seromucinous glands. Composed of epithelial and myoepithelial cells in cribriform, tubular and solid growth patterns. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Adenoid cystic carcinoma is available below.

Symptoms of Adenoid cystic carcinoma

Treatments for Adenoid cystic carcinoma

  • Surgical excision: primary treatment
  • Irradiation therapy: may induce marked regression, not curative
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Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Adenoid cystic carcinoma?

Adenoid cystic carcinoma: Related Patient Stories

Adenoid cystic carcinoma: Deaths

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Adenoid cystic carcinoma: Complications

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Causes of Adenoid cystic carcinoma

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Disease Topics Related To Adenoid cystic carcinoma

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Adenoid cystic carcinoma: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Adenoid cystic carcinoma

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Adenoid cystic carcinoma: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Adenoid cystic carcinoma

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Adenoid cystic carcinoma: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Adenoid cystic carcinoma

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Prognosis for Adenoid cystic carcinoma

Prognosis for Adenoid cystic carcinoma: Disease stage at the time of diagnosis may play an important role in predicting the clinical outcome of patients with these tumors. Despite their generally slow and indolent growth in other locations, ACC arising in the lung may in certain cases be more aggressive.

Research about Adenoid cystic carcinoma

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Clinical Trials for Adenoid cystic carcinoma

The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

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Statistics for Adenoid cystic carcinoma

Adenoid cystic carcinoma: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Adenoid cystic carcinoma:

Adenoid cystic carcinoma is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Adenoid cystic carcinoma, or a subtype of Adenoid cystic carcinoma, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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More information about Adenoid cystic carcinoma

  1. Adenoid cystic carcinoma: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Deaths
  9. Complications
  10. Prognosis
 

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