Latest oropharyngeal cancer Stories
A study at UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center has found that head and neck cancer patients receiving radiation as part of their treatment were less likely to need a feeding tube or suffer unwanted side effects such as worsening of diet or narrowing of the throat passage if they performed a set of prescribed swallowing exercises — called a "swallow preservation protocol" — during therapy.
A new study, published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology on June 17, 2013 showed that 33% of all throat cancer cases may be caused by HPV infection.
One-third of all cases of throat cancer can be linked to human papillomavirus, claims new research appearing in the Journal of Clinical Oncology this month.
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Researchers have found that antibodies against the human papillomavirus (HPV) may help identify individuals who are at greatly increased risk of HPV-related cancer of the oropharynx, which is a portion of the throat that contains the tonsils.
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Two new studies have discovered that assessments of the human papillomavirus which test for a single DNA biomarker alone are a weak indicator for determining the risk of HPV-driven head and neck cancers.
Even though the human papillomavirus (HPV) is a risk factor for certain head and neck cancers, its presence could make all the difference in terms of survival, especially for African Americans with throat cancer.
Over the past few decades, doctors have noted a surprising trend in cancer of the tonsils and base of the tongue.
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