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Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma

Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: Introduction

Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: A mucoepidermoid carcinoma 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. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma is available below.

Symptoms of Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma

Treatments for Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma

  • 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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Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma?

Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: Complications

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Causes of Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma

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Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma

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Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma

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Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma

Prognosis for Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: Varies considerable depending on the grade of the tumor, rate of progression and location of the tumor.

Research about Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma

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Clinical Trials for Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma

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

Some of the clinical trials listed on ClinicalTrials.gov for Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma include:

Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: Broader Related Topics

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More information about Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma

  1. Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis
 

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