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How long can I survive with nasopharyngeal cancer?

Nasopharyngeal cancer can be successfully cured if caught early. If not, it is often fatal. Only 35 percent of people diagnosed with nasopharyngeal cancer in the United States live longer than 5 years. If cured, you may be able to live out a normal life.

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