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Disease Head and Neck Neoplasms

Name Head and Neck Neoplasms
Synonyms Cancer of Head | Cancer of Head and Neck | Cancer of Neck | Cancer of the Head | Cancer of the Head and Neck | Cancer of the Neck | Head and Neck Cancer | Head Cancer | Head, Neck Neoplasms | Head Neoplasms | Neck Cancer | Neck Neoplasms | Neoplasms, Head | Neoplasms, Head and Neck | Neoplasms, Neck | Neoplasms, UADT | Neoplasms, Upper Aerodigestive Tract | Neoplasm, UADT | UADT Neoplasm | UADT Neoplasms | Upper Aerodigestive Tract Neoplasms
Definition Soft tissue tumors or cancer arising from the mucosal surfaces of the LIP; oral cavity; PHARYNX; LARYNX; and cervical esophagus. Other sites included are the NOSE and PARANASAL SINUSES; SALIVARY GLANDS; THYROID GLAND and PARATHYROID GLANDS; and MELANOMA and non-melanoma skin cancers of the head and neck. (from Holland et al., Cancer Medicine, 4th ed, p1651)
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D006258
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Top ↑ Ancestors

DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Site Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Head and Neck Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references

Top ↑ Descendants

Head and Neck Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  Carcinoma, squamous cell of head and neck Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Esophageal Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
View node Facial Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Mouth Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Otorhinolaryngologic Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
View node Parathyroid Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Thyroid Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  Tracheal Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes