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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
29 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Few: Most cancers are squamous cancers from the lining of the head and neck organs. Other types include cancers of the saliva glands and other organs such ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Diaz
37 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Uncommon: There can be a genetic predispostion for families to develop cancer but only a few head and neck cancers (thyroid, endorine neoplasms, neurofibromatos ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
29 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Variable: Patients at high risk for head/neck cancer are those with history of alcohol use, long-term smoking, tobacco chewing, human papilloma virus infection, ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kam
Dr. David Kam answered
35 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
No: Head and neck cancer includes all cancer that can occur in the head and neck region excluding the brain. It includes all skin cancers, lymphoma, sarco ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Diaz
37 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Challenge: The treatment of head and neck cancer often involves surgery, radiation therapy and/or chemotheapy either alone or most often in combination. Most are ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Mass: It is growing mass that could be causing headache ,and could diagnose with biopsy on neck mass or CT /MRI of head
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Reza Shirazi
19 years experience Radiation Oncology
It depends on stage: It can vary from excellent to poor. Neeed more info about stage and location.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Be specific: What is multikine? There has to be a more exact name as multikine sounds more like a generic name, e.g. Cytokines are chemicals released in the body a ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
38 years experience Neurosurgery
Cancer: Life expectancy is really based on the cancer type, the amount of spread and the response to treatment given. The oncologist treating this disorder wo ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Diaz
37 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Varied: There are many factors that help determine survivability in head and neck cancer. The type of cancer, its location in the head and neck, the size at ... Read More
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