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Head and Neck Neoplasms

Introduction: Head and Neck Neoplasms

Description of Head and Neck Neoplasms

Head and Neck Neoplasms: Soft tissue tumors or cancer arising from the mucosal surfaces of the LIP; oral cavity; PHARYNX; LARYNX; and cervical esophagus. Other sites included are the NOSE and PARANASAL SINUSES; SALIVARY GLANDS; THYROID GLAND and PARATHYROID GLANDS; and MELANOMA and non-melanoma skin cancers of the head and neck. (from Holland et al., Cancer Medicine, 4th ed, p1651).
Source: MeSH 2007

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Source - MeSH 2007

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Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Head and Neck Neoplasms

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Head and Neck Neoplasms

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