2 doctors weighed in:
How common is it for somebody to get nasopharyngeal carcinoma?
2 doctors weighed in

Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Uncommon in U.S.
This is not common in the U.
S.- there are less than 3000 new cases each year. It is mcuh more common in east asia (china mostly). It is related to infection with the ebv virus and common in smokers and drinkers typically.

In brief: Uncommon in U.S.
This is not common in the U.
S.- there are less than 3000 new cases each year. It is mcuh more common in east asia (china mostly). It is related to infection with the ebv virus and common in smokers and drinkers typically.
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
38 years in practice
2M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors