Oropharyngeal tumors (T staging)

T staging of oropharyngeal tumors is as follows:


The oropharynx includes the base of the tongue, the inferior surface of the soft palate and uvula, the anterior and posterior tonsillar pillars, the glossotonsillar sulci, the pharyngeal tonsils, and the lateral and posterior pharyngeal walls.


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rID: 12337
System: Head & Neck
Tag: refs, cases
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