Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma: Update on Epidemiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment.


Squamous cell carcinoma arises from multiple anatomic subsites in the head and neck region. The risk factors for development of cancers of the oral cavity, oropharynx, hypopharynx, and larynx include tobacco exposure and alcohol dependence, and infection with oncogenic viruses is associated with cancers developing in the nasopharynx, palatine, and lingual… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.mayocp.2015.12.017


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