A 33-year-old male asked:
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what is the definition or description of: cancer of the nose and throat?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
These are different: Cancer can arise at any site in our body. Therefore most cancers are different diseases . As a result they require different treatments. yet some parts of the body may be lumped together such as Head and Neck cancers(includes Cancers of the Nose, Throat and Mouth) because the surface lining cells for this region is squamous cells which give rise to a common pattern of behavior and common Treatment
Answered on Jul 20, 2017

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