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1

what is located in the oropharynx region

soft palate
tonsils
base of tongue
uvula

2

what is located in the hypopharynx

pyriform sinus

3

what is located in the nasopharynx

eustachian tube
adenoids

4

which region of the larynx do most cancers arise

glottis

5

hypopharyngeal cancer occurs most often in which of the following

pyriform sinus

6

what is located in the oral cavity

buccal mucoa
hard palate
retromolar trigone
anterior 2/3 of tongue
floor of mouth
lip

7

what is the most common site of disease in the oropharynx

tonsils

8

this region is located from the level of the soft palate to the hyoid bone

oropharynx

9

this region is located behind the nose and extends from the posterior nares to the level of the soft palate

nasopharynx

10

the node of rouviere is also known as wich node

lateral retropharyngeal node

11

the posterior cervical nodes are also known as

spinal accessory nodes

12

which region of the larynx does not contain lymphatics

glottis

13

which of the following is the largest salivary gland

parotid

14

although salivary gland tumors are rare, which of the salivary glands has the highest incidence of tumors

parotid

(80-90% but 2/3 of these are benign)

15

most cancers of the head and neck are of what histologic type

SCC

16

most sinus cancers are located here

maxillary sinus

17

the true vocal cords are located in the _____

glottis

18

cancer to which region of the larynx has the best prognosis

glottis

19

cancer to which region of the larynx will have the smallest size treatment field

glottis

20

two types of treatment take place at the same time

concomitant

21

use of one form of treatment in addition to another

adjuvant

22

the treatment given before another

neoadjuvant