Case Presentation: HPV-Related Head and Neck Cancer Surgery

A male in his 50s presents with a right-sided neck mass that did not resolve with antibiotic treatment. He was diagnosed with HPV-related cancer, primarily of the tonsil, and opted for surgery. Postsurgical clinical surveillance measures are discussed, as well as available clinical trials.

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Carole Fakhry, MD, MPH

Carole Fakhry, MD, MPH

Director, Johns Hopkins Head and Neck Cancer Center

Chief, Division of Head and Neck Surgery

Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

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