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Disease Carotid Body Tumor

Name Carotid Body Tumor
Synonyms Carotid Body Paraganglioma | Carotid Body Paragangliomas | Carotid Body Tumors | Paraganglioma, Carotid Body | Paragangliomas, Carotid Body | Tumor, Carotid Body | Tumors, Carotid Body
Definition Benign paraganglioma at the bifurcation of the COMMON CAROTID ARTERIES. It can encroach on the parapharyngeal space and produce dysphagia, pain, and cranial nerve palsies.
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D002345

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1. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuroectodermal Tumors Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuroendocrine Tumors Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Paraganglioma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Paraganglioma, Extra-Adrenal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Carotid Body Tumor
2. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Nerve Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuroectodermal Tumors Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuroendocrine Tumors Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Paraganglioma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Paraganglioma, Extra-Adrenal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Carotid Body Tumor

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