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Oropharyngeal p16INK4a-Negative Squamous Cell Carcinoma

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Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma, p16INK4a Negative; p16INK4a Negative Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma


An oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma which is negative for p16INK4a by immunohistochemistry. This negative immunohistochemistry result does not exclude human papillomavirus infection. [from NCI]

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CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVOropharyngeal p16INK4a-Negative Squamous Cell Carcinoma

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