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A congress on head and neck paragangliomas: advancing clinical care

The First International Congress on Head and Neck Paragangliomas in 2023 launched a global initiative directed towards improving the management of head and neck paragangliomas (HNPGLs), including prevention, treatment and research. The Congress highlighted a lack of international evidence-based consensuses and guidelines for HNPGLs. The Congress will now convene triennially to foster personalized medicine and research to advance patient care.

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R.M.-C. acknowledges the support of Head and Neck Paraganglioma Research Grants AIRC IG 16932 and AIRC IG 24501, supported by Fondazione AIRC per la Ricerca sul Cancro, viale Isonzo 25, 20135 Milano, Italy.

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Sanna, M., Pacak, K., Taïeb, D. et al. A congress on head and neck paragangliomas: advancing clinical care. Nat Rev Endocrinol 20, 383–384 (2024).

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