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American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head
and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS):
The AAO-HNS Foundation works to advance the art, science and ethical practice
of otolaryngology--head and neck surgery through education, research, and lifelong
Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma OrganizationInternational:
Web site contains information about Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma, a relatively rare
form of cancer that is usually slow-growing, but its growth tends to be relentless.
It may reoccur at the primary site, or metastasize to other parts of the body.
American Cancer Society:
A nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting
cancer through research, education, advocacy, patient service and rehabilitation.
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO):
The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) is dedicated to helping patients
and their families find accurate, reliable, and oncologist-approved information
Cancer Care is a national non-profit organization whose mission is to provide
free professional help to people with all cancers through counseling, education,
information and referral and direct financial assistance.
Head and NeckCancer Community (AHNS):
The purpose of the American Head and Neck Society is to promote and advance
the knowledge of prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of
patients with diseases of the head and neck.
MedicineNet, Inc. is an online, healthcare media publishing company. It
provides easy-to-read, in-depth, authoritative medical information for consumers
via a network of interactive Web sites.
MEDLINEplus has extensive information from the National Institutes of Health
and other trusted sources on over 500 diseases and conditions. There are
also lists of hospitals and physicians, a medical encyclopedia and dictionaries,
health information in Spanish, extensive information on prescription and
nonprescription drugs, health information from the media, and links to thousands
of clinical trials.
Cancer Institute (NCI):
Cancer.gov, the National Cancer Institute's Web site, provides accurate,
up-to-date information on many types of cancer, information on clinical
trials, resources for people dealing with cancer, and information for researchers
and health professionals.
The following publications are also available, in PDF format, on the NCI's web site,
Oral Cancer Foundation:
The Oral Cancer Foundation is a national public service, non-profit entity
designed to reduce suffering and save lives through prevention, education,
research, advocacy, and support.
Support for People with Oral and Head and
Neck Cancer (SPOHNC):
SPOHNC is a patient-directed, self-help organization dedicated to meeting
the needs of oral and head and neck cancer patients.