Clinical features of nasopharyngeal carcinoma in Jamaica.

Nasopharyngeal carcinoma is endemic in China, Hong Kong, and the Philippines. However, this disease is rare in North America and the Caribbean. This paper discusses the clinical features, prognosis, treatment outcomes, and survival rates of nasopharyngeal carcinoma in Jamaica. The incidence in Jamaica is 1.4 per 100,000. The National Cancer Registry in… CONTINUE READING