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What is nasophayrnx nasopharyngeal carcinoma?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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In brief: Uncommon

This is a cancer that has arisen from the epithelium of the back part of your nasal passages, either from the flat protective cells (squamous) or the glandular cells (adenocarcinoma).
Unlike oral cancers, which are usually related to tobacco, the causes of these cancers after often unknown.

In brief: Uncommon

This is a cancer that has arisen from the epithelium of the back part of your nasal passages, either from the flat protective cells (squamous) or the glandular cells (adenocarcinoma).
Unlike oral cancers, which are usually related to tobacco, the causes of these cancers after often unknown.
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