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What is the cause of nasal cavity cancer and what can i do do minimize the chance of having it?

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Dr. William A Biermann
Medical Oncology 47 years experience
Uncommon: These are uncommon cancers. They might be related to smoke or other exposures, but are not typical sites of cancer. There are about 2000 cases yearly in the us. I think that no smoking is the best advice. If you have some symptoms that worry you see your doctor. Is is likely to be something else.
Last updated Dec 5, 2013

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