A 46-year-old member asked:
What is some information about tongue cancer?
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Pulmonary Critical Care 48 years experience
Sore thtroat: Tongue cancer is usually associated with smoking. Pain of the tongue or an ulcer or growth that persists may be presenting symptoms. Ent evaluation is advised.
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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
See oral surgeon or ENT doc if you have any of these symptoms: Persistent mouth sore, persistent mouth pain, a lump or thickening in the cheek, a white/red patch on the gums, tongue, tonsil, or lining of the mouth, a sore throat, hoarseness or feeling that something is caught in the throat that does not go away, difficulty swallowing/chewing.
881 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Nov 20, 2016
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