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A 27-year-old female asked:

Whats is resection of left deep neck neoplasm?

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Dr. Myron Arlen
Surgical Oncology 65 years experience
Mostly nodes: The majority of tumors in the neck represent metastatic nodal disease from the oral cavity, larynx, pharynx and thyroid. Deep neck neoplasms would represent for the most part, metastatic lesions to nodes of the neck and not thyroid neoplasms.
Last updated May 30, 2014


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