Hypopharyngeal cancer primary prevention

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Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]; Associate Editor(s)-in-Chief: Gertrude Djouka, M.D.[2], Faizan Sheraz, M.D. [3]


Effective measures for the primary prevention of hypopharyngeal cancer include smoking cessation, decrease alcohol consumption, increase vegetables and fruits consumption, and vaccination for HPV.

Primary Prevention

Effective measures for the primary prevention of hypopharyngeal cancer include:[1][2][3][4]


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