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"Nasopharynx cancer"




  1. photo Radiation therapy for <b>cancer</b> causes brain damage, disrupting taste and smellRadiation therapy for cancer causes brain damage, disrupting taste and smellNews
    Doctors have known for some time that radiation treatment for cancers of the head and neck can often result in changes to a patient's sense of smell or taste, but they have attributed this effectRead more
  2. photo Turkey tail mushroom finally being studied in U.S. after 30 years of use in <b>cancer</b> treatment in JapanTurkey tail mushroom finally being studied in U.S. after 30 years of use in cancer treatment in JapanNews
    , and it is currently used along with surgery, chemotherapy and radiation. PSK was shown to significantly extend survival at five years or beyond in cancers of the stomach, colon/rectum, esophagus, nasopharynx and lungRead more

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Nasopharynx cancer

Disease

Nasopharynx cancer or nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) is the most common cancer originating in the nasopharynx, the uppermost region of the pharynx ("throat"), behind the nose where the nasal passages and auditory tubes join the remainder of the upper respiratory tract. NPC occurs in children and adults. NPC differs significantly from other cancers of the head and neck in its occurrence, causes,...More