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head and neck squamous cell carcinoma

The most common type of head and neck carcinoma that originates from cells on the surface of the nasal cavity; mouth; paranasal sinuses, salivary glands, and larynx. Mutations in TNFRSF10B, PTEN, and ING1 genes are associated with this cancer.
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  • squamous cell carcinoma of head and neck
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