Disease Information

Hypopharyngeal Cancer

Hypopharyngeal Cancer Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of adult hypopharyngeal cancer.

Oral Cavity, Pharyngeal, and Laryngeal Cancer Screening

Expert-reviewed information summary about tests used to detect or screen for oral cavity, pharyngeal, and laryngeal cancers.

Laryngeal Cancer

Laryngeal Cancer Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of adult laryngeal cancer.

Oral Cavity, Pharyngeal, and Laryngeal Cancer Screening

Expert-reviewed information summary about tests used to detect or screen for oral cavity, pharyngeal, and laryngeal cancers.

Childhood Laryngeal Tumors Treatment

Childhood laryngeal (throat) tumors are tumors of the larynx (voice box). They can be benign (papillomatosis) or cancer. Treatment depends on the type of cell the cancer grew from. Get information about the symptoms, diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment of newly diagnosed and recurrent childhood laryngeal tumors in this expert-reviewed summary.

Lip & Oral Cavity Cancer

Lip & Oral Cavity Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of adult lip and oral cavity cancer.

Oral Cavity, Pharyngeal, and Laryngeal Cancer Screening

Expert-reviewed information summary about tests used to detect or screen for oral cavity, pharyngeal, and laryngeal cancers.

Oral Cavity and Oropharyngeal Cancer Prevention

Expert-reviewed information summary about factors that may influence the risk of developing cancer of the lip or mouth and about approaches that may help in the prevention of this disease.

Childhood Oral Cavity Cancer Treatment

Oral cavity cancer in children is usually lymphoma or sarcoma, but most tumors of the mouth are benign. Get information about the risk factors, symptoms, tests to diagnose, and treatment of oral cavity cancer in this expert-reviewed summary.

Metastatic Squamous Neck Cancer With Occult Primary

Metastatic Squamous Neck Cancer with Occult Primary Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of adult metastatic squamous neck cancer with occult primary.

Nasopharyngeal Cancer

Oral Cavity, Pharyngeal, and Laryngeal Cancer Screening

Expert-reviewed information summary about tests used to detect or screen for oral cavity, pharyngeal, and laryngeal cancers.

Nasopharyngeal Cancer Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of adult nasopharyngeal cancer.

Childhood Nasopharyngeal Cancer Treatment

Childhood nasopharyngeal cancer occurs when cancer cells form in the nasal cavity or top of the throat. Being infected with the Epstein-Barr virus increases the risk. Get information about the risk factors, symptoms, tests to diagnose, and treatment of childhood nasopharyngeal cancer in this expert-reviewed summary.

Oropharyngeal Cancer

Oropharyngeal Cancer Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of adult oropharyngeal cancer.

Oral Cavity, Pharyngeal, and Laryngeal Cancer Screening

Expert-reviewed information summary about tests used to detect or screen for oral cavity, pharyngeal, and laryngeal cancers.

Paranasal Sinus & Nasal Cavity Cancer

Paranasal Sinus & Nasal Cavity Cancer Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of adult paranasal sinus and nasal cavity cancer.

Childhood Esthesioneuroblastoma Treatment

Esthesioneuroblastoma (olfactory neuroblastoma) forms in nasal tissues involved with smell (olfactory bulbs). Treatment may include surgery, radiation therapy, or chemotherapy. Get information about the symptoms, diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment of childhood esthesioneuroblastoma in this expert-reviewed summary.

Parathyroid Cancer

Parathyroid Cancer Treatment

The parathyroid glands are four pea-sized organs found in the neck near the thyroid gland. Find out about risk and genetic factors, symptoms, tests to diagnose, prognosis, staging, and treatment for parathyroid cancer.

Salivary Gland Cancer

Salivary Gland Cancer Treatment

Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of adult salivary gland cancer.

Childhood Salivary Gland Tumors Treatment

Most salivary gland tumors in children are benign (not cancer) and do not spread to other tissues, but some are malignant (cancer). The prognosis for salivary gland cancer in children is usually good. Get information about of the risk factors, symptoms, tests to diagnose, and treatment of salivary gland tumors in this expert-reviewed summary.