Nasopharyngeal Cancer

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Cancer of the lining of the nasal cavity and throat is known as nasopharyngeal cancer. This cancer usually appears in tandem with a virus affiliated with infectious mononucleosis. Because this cancer frequently spreads to the lymph nodes, it is often diagnosed from of a lump or swelling in the neck. This fast-growing cancer then spreads to the nose, mouth or pharynx, which can cause symptoms such as snoring, nosebleeds or hearing loss. In more advanced cases, the cancer spreads to the lungs, liver and bones of the skull. In addition to surgical removal of the cancerous tissue, this cancer typically requires radiation and/or chemotherapy treatment.


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Mission Viejo Office
26726 Crown Valley Pkwy, Suite 200
Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Office Hours
Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Irvine Office
18 Endeavor Suite, 208
Irvine, CA 92618

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Tuesday: 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed