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Head and Neck Cancer

Diagnosis and Management of

This book includes useful and recent information to the readers regarding the following topics: Signs and symptoms and etiology and risk factors of head and neck cancer, Epidemiology and the role of microRNAs in nasopharyngeal carcinoma and oral carcinogenesis, History, classifications, and managements of salivary gland cancer, Considerations, classifications, and managements of thyroid gland cancer, Updates in the diagnosis and management of medullary thyroid carcinoma, Interventional techniques used for the relief of head and neck cancer pain, Oral side effects of head and neck irradiation, Health-related quality of life in maxillectomy patients rehabilitated with obturator prostheses

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Head and Neck CancerDiagnosis and Management ofEdited by Zühre Akarslan

Published: September 6th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/65190

ISBN: 978-953-51-3496-1

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3495-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4659-9

Copyright year: 2017

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10057 Total Chapter Downloads

5 Crossref Citations

4 Web of Science Citations

11 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: Be Careful! It Can Be Cancer

By Zühre Akarslan


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2. Head and Neck Cancer: Epidemiology and Role of MicroRNAs

By Muhammad Babar Khawar, Naz Fatima, Muddasir Hassan Abbasi, Rabia Mehmood, Saira Kainat Suqaina and Nadeem Sheikh


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3. Salivary Gland Cancers: A Survey through History, Classifications and Managements

By Mohammad Hossein Khosravi, Ali Bagherihagh, Masoumeh Saeedi, Payman Dabirmoghaddam, Ali Kouhi and Mohammad Hosein Amirzade-Iranaq


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4. Thyroid Cancers: Considerations, Classifications, and Managements

By Mohammad Hossein Khosravi, Ali Kouhi, Masoumeh Saeedi, Ali Bagherihagh and Mohammad Hosein Amirzade-Iranaq


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5. Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma: Recent Updates on the Diagnosis and Management

By Andrei Cismaru, Iulia Coroian, Gabriel Cismaru and Adrian Udrea


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6. Interventional Techniques for Head and Neck Cancer Pain

By Victor M. Silva Ortíz, Guillermo E. Aréchiga Ornelas, José A. Flores Cantisani, Juan Ignacio Reyes Torres and Fernando Cantú Flores


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7. Oral Side Effects of Head and Neck Irradiation

By Vlaho Brailo, Vanja Vučićević Boras, Danica Vidović Juras, Ana Andabak Rogulj, Božana Lončar Brzak and Ivan Alajbeg


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8. Health-Related Quality of Life in Maxillectomy Patients Rehabilitated with Obturator Prostheses: A Literature Review

By Kadriye Peker


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