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What is Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma?

What is Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma?

  • 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.

Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: Introduction

Types of Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma:

Broader types of Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma:

Who gets Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma?

Gender Ratio for Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: slight female predominance

How serious is Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma?

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

What causes Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma?

Causes of Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: see causes of Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma

What are the symptoms of Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma?

Symptoms of Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: see symptoms of Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma

Complications of Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: see complications of Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma

Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: see treatments for Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma
Research for Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma: see research for Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma

Name and Aliases of Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma

Main name of condition: Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma

Other names or spellings for Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma:

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