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Term:
Head and Neck Neoplasms (DOID:9006169)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
Neoplasms by Site +     
Abdominal Neoplasms +   
anal gland neoplasm 
Bone Neoplasms +   
Breast Neoplasms +   
Digestive System Neoplasms +   
Endocrine Gland Neoplasms +   
Eye Neoplasms +   
Head and Neck Neoplasms +   
Soft tissue tumors or cancer arising from the mucosal surfaces of the LIP; oral cavity; PHARYNX; LARYNX; and cervical esophagus. Other sites included are the NOSE and PARANASAL SINUSES; SALIVARY GLANDS; THYROID GLAND and PARATHYROID GLANDS; and MELANOMA and non-melanoma skin cancers of the head and neck. (from Holland et al., Cancer Medicine, 4th ed, p1651)
Hematologic Neoplasms +   
Nervous System Neoplasms +   
organ system benign neoplasm +   
organ system cancer +   
Pelvic Neoplasms 
Skin Neoplasms +   
Soft Tissue Neoplasms +   
Splenic Neoplasms +   
Thoracic Neoplasms +   
Urogenital Neoplasms +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Cancer of Head ;   Cancer of Neck ;   Cancer of the Head ;   Cancer of the Neck ;   Head Cancer ;   Head Neoplasms ;   Head, Neck Neoplasms ;   Neck Cancer ;   Neck Neoplasms ;   UADT Neoplasm ;   UADT Neoplasms ;   Upper Aerodigestive Tract Neoplasms
Primary IDs: MESH:D006258
Alternate IDs: RDO:0000780
Definition Sources: MESH:D006258

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