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Head and Neck Cancers (Part 1)

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About the Video: More than 40,000 people in the United States are diagnosed each year with head and neck cancer. In this interview, you will learn about different types, advances in research and new treatments, including harnessing the body's immune system to attack the cancer and the use of minimally invasive robotic surgery. Part one of this two-part program specifically addresses the following topics: What is otorhinolaryngology? Head and Neck Cancers Oral cavity (mouth) Salivary glands Sinuses Nasal cavity Larynx (voice box) Pharynx (throat) Thyroid Skin tumors of face and neck Skull base tumors About the Expert: Dr. Jeffrey Wolf is the co-director of general otorhinolaryngology at the University of Maryland Medical Center. Dr. Wolf is also an associate professor of otorhinolaryngology, head and neck surgery at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Related Links: Dr. Jeffrey Wolf http://www.umm.edu/doctors/jeffrey_s_wolf.html Head and Neck Cancers (Part 2) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VVWWIznQUaI University of Maryland Greenebaum Cancer Center http://www.umgcc.org/ Head and Neck Oncology Program http://www.umgcc.org/head_neck_program/index.htm Head and Neck Cancer Patient Education http://www.umgcc.org/head_neck_program/patient_education.htm Distributed by Tubemogul.