Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma

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Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma


  • 1. Introduction to Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Executive Summary Adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) takes place in the salivary gland of the neck and head region. It is a rare type of adenocarcinoma which explains the growth of cancer cells in epithelial tissues. The cell shows slow growth because it is dangerous in nature. It spreads in other p...
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  • 2. Statistics of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Executive Summary: Adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) affects around 38 different body parts. Almost 58% of it alone occurs within the pharynx and oral cavity. Approximately 33% of total cases of ACC tend to affect the major salivary glands. It includes the parotid, sublingual glands and sub-mandibu...
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  • 3. Risk Factors of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Executive Summary: Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma (ACC) is a malignant form of cancer that majorly affects the salivary gland. The population of older adults and females are more prone to developing ACC. As Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma is a rare form of carcinoma, significantly less data is available rega...
  • Risk Factors of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • 4. Preventions of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Executive Summary: Adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) is related to malignant Cylindroma, adenoid cystic, adenocystic, and Adenocyte. It is the outcome of genetic mutations in the healthy normal cells of the body, triggered by various environmental factors. Since the actual reason for Adenoid Cystic...
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  • 5. Symptoms of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Executive Summary: The symptoms of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma (ACC) depend upon the location and nature of tumor, whether mild or aggressive. The primary signs and symptoms of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma depend upon the condition of the cancer growth. The early tumors or lesions present in the saliva...
  • Symptoms of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • 6. Diagnosis of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Executive Summary: Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma (ACC) is the third most severe malignant tumor affecting the salivary glands. The experts have utilized various techniques and tests to diagnose Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma (ACC). Different tests and scans determines the extent of metastasis in other body...
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  • 7. Stages of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Executive Summary: Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma is the malignant form of Adenocarcinoma that affects the head and neck region, mainly targeting the salivary glands. The stages and grades of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma determine the extent of the disease condition that has affected the patients. This st...
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  • 8. Treatments for Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Executive Summary: Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma mainly affects the salivary glands. Regardless of where it begins, it tends to metastasize along the nerves. A multidisciplinary approach helps in treating any ACC. The treatment involves including different types of doctors and other healthcare member...
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  • 9. Clinical Trials of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Cancer
  • Executive Summary: Clinical Trials of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Cancer effectively evaluate and justify the new method, medications, or devices in treating ACC. Each medicine or drug approved by the FDA is presently used and tested in clinical trials. All stages and types of Adenoid Cystic Carcin...
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  • 10. Latest Research on Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Executive Summary: Several clinical trials have helped in evaluating and treating Adenoid Cystic carcinoma. Patients are encouraged to talk with their doctor regarding the latest research or finding related to Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma. Therefore, several studies have made advancements in determi...
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  • 11. Coping with Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Cancer Treatment
  • Executive Summary: Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Cancer treatments result into causing various side effects and alterations to the patient’s body. The results of treatment show variations as per the individuals. Sometimes the same treatment strategy used for a particular disease condition evolves d...
  • Coping with Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Cancer Treatment
  • 12. Follow-Up Care for Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Executive Summary: Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma is aggressive and has shown recurrence in individuals who had successful treatment initially. Hence, integrating into follow-up care is considered a critical approach. Follow-up care mainly involves the regular visit of the patient to their healthcare ...
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  • 13. Survivorship of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Executive Summary: Survivorship begins immediately after the diagnosis of cancer. The individuals under treatment and whose disease conditions are cured after the treatment are referred to as the cancer survivors. Acute, extended and permanent survivorship are the three phases of survivorship. T...
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  • 14. Questions to ask the Healthcare Team About Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Talking with your health care team is vital in understanding your Diagnosis, treatment strategy and post-treatment care. This will aid you to make informed choices about your treatment plan. Openly communicate any query you have regarding your condition and ask additional questions Questions to the...
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  • 15. Additional Resources of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) is specifically a rare, malignant form of carcinoma. This cancer also affects the body’s secretory glands. Since this cancerous condition occurs very rarely, studies are still discovering the different aspects of adenoid cystic carcinoma. The following are some ...
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  • 16. Life in Remission of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Life in Remission of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Cancer refers to the stage in which all the primary symptoms and signs of cancer (Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma) have disappeared after treatment. At this stage, scans will show no trace of tumour or cancerous growth in the body. But cancer survivors must un...
  • Life in Remission of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma