ACC

Acinic cell carcinoma

What is acinic cell carcinoma? Acinic cell carcinoma is a type of salivary gland cancer. This tumour is most commonly found in the parotid gland; however, it can be found in any of the major or minor salivary glands that are located throughout the head and neck. A similar tumour can also be found in …
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Adenoid cystic carcinoma

What is adenoid cystic carcinoma? Adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) is a type of cancer that commonly starts in one of the major or minor salivary glands found throughout the head and neck. Other parts of the body including the skin, lungs, breasts, and prostate gland can also be involved. ACC is a slow-growing cancer that …
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