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115 Possible Causes for Malignant Parotid Tumor

  • Neuropathy

    Motor Sensory Hereditary Pain Small Fiber Large Fiber Large and Small Fiber Neuronopathy Autonomic Many polyneuropathies have both motor and sensory involvement. Asymmetric Bulbar Cranial Nerve Involvement Proximal Motor Sensory Upper Extremity Many polyneuropathies are: Symmetric Most prominent Distally & in[…][]

  • Malignant Parotid Tumor

    parotid tumors.[] KEYWORDS: Malignant parotid tumor; Postoperative radiotherapy; Surgery; WHO classification[] Abstract Radiation-induced hearing loss was evaluated in 21 patients with unilateral malignant parotid tumors treated with surgery and radiotherapy.[]

  • Cachexia

    This article discusses the care of a 62-year-old man with non-small-cell lung cancer and associated cancer anorexia-cachexia syndrome (CACS), and demonstrates common challenges faced by such patients and their family caregivers. The case description illustrates the fragmented approach of various disciplines to[…][]

  • Skin Cancer

    The authors present a succinct summary of the incidence and costs of nonmelanoma skin cancers. They present incidence and health care costs for this disease from Australia, United States, and Europe, noting that NMSC care cost stands in fifth place after prostate, lung, colon, and breast carcinomas.[]

  • Basal Cell Carcinoma

    After the physician’s examination, the diagnosis of basal cell carcinoma is confirmed with a biopsy. In this procedure, the skin is fi rst numbed with local anesthesia. A piece of tissue is then removed and sent to be examined under a microscope in the laboratory to seek a definitive diagnosis. If tumor cells are[…][]

  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Skin

    BACKGROUND: Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) accounts for a large proportion of nonmelanoma skin cancers. It may appear mainly on the skin and the mucous membranes; however, it may also appear on any part of the body. The tumor originates from atypical keratinocytes. This tumor, which can be locally destructive,[…][]

  • Pleomorphic Adenoma

    To our knowledge, this is the second case reported of a brain metastasis of a malignant parotid tumor, carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma.[] OBJECTIVES: CXPA is a rare parotid gland malignant tumor for which therapy is not yet standardized.[] It is the most common type of salivary gland tumor and the most common tumor of the parotid gland.[]

  • Malignant Melanoma

    Primary malignant melanoma in the tongue is very uncommon disease that is considered low in comparison to cutaneous melanoma. In this report, the authors described a case of the hemitongue reconstruction with fasciocutaneous free flap on the patient who suffered from the malignant melanoma primarily originating[…][]

  • Malignant Neoplasm of the Salivary Gland

    Surgery and radiotherapy in the treatment of malignant parotid tumors: a retrospective multicenter study.[] […] staging of malignant salivary gland tumors parotid enlargement Promoted articles (advertising)[] Schaitkin, MD Not Only Rare, but Also Diverse At least 90% of parotid tumors are benign, but the parotid remains the most common site of malignant tumors.[]

  • Sialadenitis

    Finally, the patient diagnosed as malignant parotid tumor with chronic sialadenitis.[] Submandibular gland tumors are less common but more frequently malignant than parotid tumors. Generally, the smaller the gland, the higher the risk a tumor is malignant![] Several different types of tumors can affect the salivary glands. They can be cancerous (malignant) or noncancerous (benign).[]

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