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Nasopharyngeal carcinoma – treatment possibilities in patients with primary metastatic carcinoma

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This article presents methods of effective treatment of primary metastatic nasopharyngeal carcinoma, both causative and symptomatic, taking into account possible available treatment therapies (chemotherapy, targeted therapy, radiotherapy), and includes a case report. The applied treatment allowed for satisfactory control of the disease and much higher overall survival than expected – the patient survived for 53 months from the initial diagnosis and 41 months from being diagnosed with metastatic carcinoma.
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  • Clinical Oncology Department, UCK Katowice, Poland
  • Clinical Oncology Department, UCK Katowice, Poland
  • Radiotherapy Department, UCK Katowice, Poland
  • Medical University of Silesia, Poland
  • Medical University of Silesia, Poland
  • Clinical Oncology Department, UCK Katowice, Poland
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