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  • http://www.macmillan.org.uk/Cancerinformation/Cancertypes/Headnec...
  • There are different types of oropharyngeal cancers.This information is about the most common type called squamous cell cancer of the oropharynx.
  • http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/healthlibrary/conditions/adult/oto...
  • There are many different types of cancers of the oropharynx, however the vast majority are squamous cell carcinomas.
  • https://stanfordhealthcare.org/medical-conditions/cancer/orophary...
  • More than 90% of oropharyngeal cancers are squamous cell carcinomas
  • http://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases_conditions/hic_orop...
  • Oropharyngeal cancer is a disease in which cancer cells are found within the anatomical borders of the oropharynx.
  • http://www.cancer.org/cancer/oralcavityandoropharyngealcancer/det...
  • You may also want to ask your cancer team about seeing a dietitian, an expert in nutrition who can give you ideas on how to manage these treatment side effects.
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oropharyngeal_cancer
  • Oropharyngeal cancer is a disease in which malignant cells form in the tissue of oropharynx.
  • http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0032617/
  • This PDQ cancer information summary for health professionals provides comprehensive, peer-reviewed, evidence-based information about the treatment of oropharyngeal cancer.
  • http://www.dana-farber.org/Adult-Care/Treatment-and-Support/Oroph...
  • Oropharyngeal cancer forms in the tissues of the oropharynx (the part of the throat at the back of the mouth, including the soft palate, the base of the tongue, and the tonsils).
  • http://www.cancer.net/cancer-types/oral-and-oropharyngeal-cancer/...
  • When making treatment plan decisions, patients are also encouraged to consider clinical trials as an option.
  • http://www.uwhealth.org/health/topic/nci/oropharyngeal-cancer-tre...
  • Oropharyngeal cancer is uncommon and typically involves patients in the fifth through seventh decades of life; men are afflicted three to five times more often than women.[1,2,3]
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    News

    Recommendations for determining HPV status in patients with oropharyngeal cancers under TNM8 guidelines: a two-tier approach
    Nature - Wednesday, March 20, 2019
    OPTIMA: a phase II dose and volume de-escalation trial for human papillomavirus-positive oropharyngeal cancer
    Doi - Sunday, March 10, 2019
    Cisplatin Superior to Cetuximab for HPV, Oropharyngeal Cancer
    Physicians Briefing - Tuesday, December 18, 2018
    Plasma HPV cell-free DNA monitoring in advanced HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancer
    Doi - Saturday, September 29, 2018
    Test Oropharyngeal Cancers for HPV
    Medpage Today - Tuesday, September 11, 2018
    No Change in Standard of Care for HPV+ Oropharyngeal Cancer No Change in Standard of Care for HPV+ Oropharyngeal Cancer
    Med Worm - Monday, August 20, 2018
    Cetuximab+RT Found to Be Inferior to Standard Treatment in HPV+ Oropharyngeal Cancer
    Science Daily - Wednesday, August 15, 2018
    Results from HPV+ Oropharyngeal Cancer Trial
    National Cancer Institute - Wednesday, August 15, 2018
    Cetuximab with radiation found to be inferior to standard treatment in HPV-positive oropharyngeal cancer
    National Institute of Health - Wednesday, August 15, 2018
    Patients with early-stage oropharyngeal cancer can be identified with label-free serum proteomics
    Nature - Friday, July 27, 2018
    Older Adults Increasingly Have HPV, Oropharyngeal Cancers
    Physicians Briefing - Thursday, June 14, 2018
    January JADA looks at dentists' knowledge of HPV, oropharyngeal cancer
    American Dental Association - Monday, January 8, 2018
    Personalized Medicine and the Contradictions and Limits of First-Generation Deescalation Trials in Patients With Human Papillomavirus-Positive Oropharyngeal Cancer
    Jama Network - Wednesday, November 29, 2017
    Oropharyngeal cancer in spotlight at symposium
    American Dental Association - Tuesday, November 7, 2017
    Understanding personal risk of oropharyngeal cancer: risk-groups for oncogenic oral HPV infection and oropharyngeal cancer
    Doi - Monday, October 23, 2017
    Human papillomavirus-related oropharyngeal cancer
    Doi - Thursday, October 19, 2017
    HPV-positive oropharyngeal cancer
    Google - Tuesday, October 17, 2017
    Hefty Price for HPV+ Oropharyngeal Cancer
    Medpage Today - Monday, August 28, 2017
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    Videos

    Oropharyngeal Cancer and HPV Research News, with Dr. Clifford Hudis (2013 ASCO Annual Meeting Resear
         
    Dr. Hudis discusses cancer research news highlighted at ASCO's 2013 Annual Meeting that covers research on Oropharyngeal Cancer and HPV. For more information, visit Cancer.Net (http://www.cancer.net).

    UPMC Physician Resources: Conservation Surgery for Oropharynx and Larynx Cancers
         
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    (Neck Tonsils Cancer Treatment Option) - Low Side Effects & Effective http://www.vci.org/alternative-neck-throat-tongue-tonsils-cancer-treatment/throat-tongue-tonsils_cancer_treatment_alternatives_for_michael_douglas.htm http://vci.org "At first I ...

    Oropharyngeal Cancer and HPV Research News, with Dr. Clifford Hudis (2013 ASCO Annual Meeting Resear
           
    Dr. Hudis discusses cancer research news highlighted at ASCO's 2013 Annual Meeting that covers research on Oropharyngeal Cancer and HPV. For more information, visit Cancer.Net (http://www.cancer.net).

    Robotic surgery and oropharyngeal cancer
           
    Prof Terry Day - (Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA) talks to ecancertv at IAOO 2015 about the benefits of robotic surgery in oropharyngeal cancer. He explains how it is quicker and less invasive than conventional surgery which had inv...

    Mayo Clinic: Transcriptional Profiling by Sequencing of Oropharyngeal Cancer
           
    Mayo Clinic: Transcriptional Profiling by Sequencing of Oropharyngeal Cancer

    1 in 3: HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancers
           
    Tonia Forte, Research Associate, System Performance and Surveillance, Canadian Partnership Against Cancer answers the questions in relation to a recent study completed on HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancers. Follow The Canadian Partnership Against Can...

    UPMC Physician Resources: Contemporary Management of Head and Neck Cancer: Role of Robotic Surgery
           
    Review the role of HPV in the context of oropharyngeal cancer

    The Epidemic of HPV-Associated Oropharyngeal Cancer
           
    Erich M. Sturgis, MD Professor of Surgery, Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Epidemiology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

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    Oral and Oropharyngeal Cancer
    Oropharyngeal cancers can occur in the soft part of the roof of the mouth, the back and side walls of the throat and the base of the tongue.
    Oropharyngeal cancer is the most common HPV-related cancer in men, Sturgis says.
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    Oral and Oropharyngeal Cancer
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    Oropharyngeal cancers can occur in the soft part of the roof of the mouth, the back and side walls of the throat and the base of the tongue.
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    Oropharyngeal cancer is the most common HPV-related cancer in men, Sturgis says.
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    Cancer of the Oropharynx
    Graph showing the age-adjusted incidence rates for HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancers in the United States during 2004 to 2008.
    Chemo and Radiation for Late Stage Oropharynx Cancer
    Researchers Continue to Develop Less Toxic Treatments for HPV+ Oropharyngeal Cancers
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    Cancer of the Oropharynx
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    Graph showing the age-adjusted incidence rates for HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancers in the United States during 2004 to 2008.
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    Chemo and Radiation for Late Stage Oropharynx Cancer
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    Researchers Continue to Develop Less Toxic Treatments for HPV+ Oropharyngeal Cancers
    curetoday.com
    Fortunately, trials for oropharyngeal cancer caused by HPV, sponsored through national cancer cooperative groups have been developed and are available at specialized institutions across the nation.
    There are many different types of cancers of the oropharynx, but the most common are squamous cell carcinomas.
    Map of the United States showing HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancer incidence rates in males by state
    Map of the United States showing HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancer incidence rates in females by state
    High-risk HPV types can cause several cancers, including oropharyngeal cancer
    Fortunately, trials for oropharyngeal cancer caused by HPV, sponsored through national cancer cooperative groups have been developed and are available at specialized institutions across the nation.
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    There are many different types of cancers of the oropharynx, but the most common are squamous cell carcinomas.
    hopkinsmedicine.org
    Map of the United States showing HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancer incidence rates in males by state
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    Map of the United States showing HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancer incidence rates in females by state
    cdc.gov
    High-risk HPV types can cause several cancers, including oropharyngeal cancer
    cancer.gov
    HPV oral and oropharyngeal cancers are harder to discover than tobacco related cancers because the symptoms are not always obvious to the individual who is developing the disease, or to professionals that are looking for it.
    HPV Vaccination in Boys Found Cost-Effective in Preventing Oropharyngeal Cancer
    HPV vaccination of adolescent boys may be cost-effective for preventing oropharyngeal cancer
    promising biomarker for predicting HPV-related oropharynx cancer
    The chart above shows that the median age at diagnosis (the age at which half were older and half were younger), is 68 for HPV-associated penile cancer, 56 among men for HPV-associated anal cancer, and 58 among men for HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancers
    HPV oral and oropharyngeal cancers are harder to discover than tobacco related cancers because the symptoms are not always obvious to the individual who is developing the disease, or to professionals that are looking for it.
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    HPV Vaccination in Boys Found Cost-Effective in Preventing Oropharyngeal Cancer
    curetoday.com
    HPV vaccination of adolescent boys may be cost-effective for preventing oropharyngeal cancer
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    promising biomarker for predicting HPV-related oropharynx cancer
    health.am
    The chart above shows that the median age at diagnosis (the age at which half were older and half were younger), is 68 for HPV-associated penile cancer, 56 among men for HPV-associated anal cancer, and 58 among men for HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancers
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    Graph showing actual and projected incidence rates for oropharyngeal cancer by race and sex, United States, 1975 to 2020
    Graph showing actual and projected death rates for oropharyngeal cancer by race and sex, United States, 1975 to 2020
    High-risk HPV types can cause several cancers, including oropharyngeal cancer
    Incidence trends by cohort year of birth for potentially HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancers (squamous cell carcinomas; (A) and comparison site cancers (squamous cell carcinomas; (B), Australia.
    Age standardised incidence trends by calendar year of diagnosis for potentially HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancers (squamous cell carcinomas; (A) and comparison site cancers (squamous cell carcinomas; (B), 1982,2005.
    Graph showing actual and projected incidence rates for oropharyngeal cancer by race and sex, United States, 1975 to 2020
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    Graph showing actual and projected death rates for oropharyngeal cancer by race and sex, United States, 1975 to 2020
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    High-risk HPV types can cause several cancers, including oropharyngeal cancer
    cancer.gov
    Incidence trends by cohort year of birth for potentially HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancers (squamous cell carcinomas; (A) and comparison site cancers (squamous cell carcinomas; (B), Australia.
    nature.com
    Age standardised incidence trends by calendar year of diagnosis for potentially HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancers (squamous cell carcinomas; (A) and comparison site cancers (squamous cell carcinomas; (B), 1982,2005.
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    Diseases related to oropharynx cancer
    Dr. Jared Weiss, University of North Carolina, discusses chemotherapy options and practice in late stage oropharynx cancer.
    FREE PATIENT WEBINAR: Chemo & Radiation for Late Stage Oropharynx Cancer
    Late Stage Oropharynx Cancer, Treatment and Side Effects by Dr. Geoffrey Geiger
    Late Stage Oropharynx Cancer, Introduction and Management by Dr. Geoffrey Geiger
    Diseases related to oropharynx cancer
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    Dr. Jared Weiss, University of North Carolina, discusses chemotherapy options and practice in late stage oropharynx cancer.
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    FREE PATIENT WEBINAR: Chemo & Radiation for Late Stage Oropharynx Cancer
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    Late Stage Oropharynx Cancer, Treatment and Side Effects by Dr. Geoffrey Geiger
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    Late Stage Oropharynx Cancer, Introduction and Management by Dr. Geoffrey Geiger
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    Read inspiring stories of people living with oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancer.
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    Read inspiring stories of people living with oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancer.
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    A scanning electron microscope image of one human papilloma virus
    High-risk HPV types can cause several cancers, including oropharyngeal cancer
    Graph showing the age-adjusted incidence rates for HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancers in the United States during 2004 to 2008.
    Fortunately, trials for oropharyngeal cancer caused by HPV, sponsored through national cancer cooperative groups have been developed and are available at specialized institutions across the nation.
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    A scanning electron microscope image of one human papilloma virus
    oralcancerfoundation.org
    High-risk HPV types can cause several cancers, including oropharyngeal cancer
    cancer.gov
    Graph showing the age-adjusted incidence rates for HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancers in the United States during 2004 to 2008.
    cdc.gov
    Fortunately, trials for oropharyngeal cancer caused by HPV, sponsored through national cancer cooperative groups have been developed and are available at specialized institutions across the nation.
    fccc.edu
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