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What is Mucoepidermoid?

What is Mucoepidermoid?

  • 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.

Mucoepidermoid: Introduction

Types of Mucoepidermoid:

Broader types of Mucoepidermoid:

Who gets Mucoepidermoid?

Gender Ratio for Mucoepidermoid: slight female predominance

How serious is Mucoepidermoid?

Prognosis of Mucoepidermoid: Varies considerable depending on the grade of the tumor and whether is its benign or malignant.
Complications of Mucoepidermoid: see complications of Mucoepidermoid

What causes Mucoepidermoid?

Causes of Mucoepidermoid: see causes of Mucoepidermoid

What are the symptoms of Mucoepidermoid?

Symptoms of Mucoepidermoid: see symptoms of Mucoepidermoid

Complications of Mucoepidermoid: see complications of Mucoepidermoid

Mucoepidermoid: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Mucoepidermoid.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Mucoepidermoid.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Mucoepidermoid: see treatments for Mucoepidermoid

Name and Aliases of Mucoepidermoid

Main name of condition: Mucoepidermoid

Other names or spellings for Mucoepidermoid:

Mucoepidermoid Neoplasm


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