A wide variety of tumors, both benign and malignant, occur in the parapharyngeal space. Depending on histology and extent, treatment may include surgery and/or radiotherapy (RT). Herein we discuss the role of RT in the management of some of the more commonly encountered neoplasms, including salivary gland tumors, paragangliomas, schwannomas, and soft-tissue sarcomas.
Keywords: Head and neck cancer; Paraganglioma; Parapharyngeal space tumors; Radiotherapy; Schwannoma; Soft-tissue sarcoma.
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