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Is there a cure for nasopharyngeal cancer?

There is a possibility of curing nasopharyngeal cancer with chemotherapy and radiation. However, this is usually only possible if the cancer is in an early stage. Nasopharyngeal cancer is usually detected in too late a stage and can be fatal. Sometimes, after it has been cured, nasopharyngeal cancer with recur.

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