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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms



stage 0 oropharyngeal carcinoma in situ  listen  (... OR-oh-fuh-RIN-jee-ul KAR-sih-NOH-muh in SY-too)

  Abnormal cells are found in the lining of the oropharynx. These abnormal cells may become cancer and spread into nearby normal tissue.