Throat cancer typically begins in the pharynx, the voice box (larynx), or tonsils, but can affect the epiglottis, a piece of cartilage that functions as a lid for the windpipe. Risks for developing throat cancer is increased with exposure to the human papillomavirus (HPV), excessive alcohol use, smoking and use of tobacco, and a poor diet. Treatments for throat cancer are radiation, chemotherapy, surgery, and targeted drug therapy. There are four stages of throat cancer and treatment for the cancer will depend on which stage the cancer is as stages measure cancer progression.
Throat Cancer Bioinformatics Tool
Laverne is a handy bioinformatics tool to help facilitate scientific exploration of related genes, diseases and pathways based on co-citations. Explore more on Throat Cancer below!
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