Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Parotid Cancer Risk Factors

Risk factors include:

  • Eskimos
  • Female
  • History of parotid tumor

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Last Updated: Jun 16, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Parotid Cancer References
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