Mucoepidermoid: A mucoepidermoid is a type of cancer which is found primarily in the salivary glands (major and minor) but can be found in other glands such as the tear glands, breast gland and thyroid. The cancer develops from squamous, mucus-secreting and intermediate cells.
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Symptoms of Mucoepidermoid
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Treatments for Mucoepidermoid
- Varies depending on the grade and location of the tumor. Treatment options include surgery, radiation therapy and chemotherapy. A low-grade tumor will generally have a good prognosis whereas a high-grade tumor will have a relatively poor prognosis
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Causes of Mucoepidermoid
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Mucoepidermoid: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Mucoepidermoid
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Prognosis for Mucoepidermoid
Prognosis for Mucoepidermoid:
Varies considerable depending on the grade of the tumor and whether is its benign or malignant.
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