A 34-year-old male asked:
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i have lpr reflux. can this cause cancer in the larynx or throat? what % of people with lpr get larynx/throat cancer?

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Dr. Ronald Ward
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
LPR: There have been reports however not in recent years. Questionable evidence. Very rare as a single factor.
Answered on Aug 9, 2017
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