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A 55-year-old male asked:

What symptoms i should have to consider neck lumps as a neck cancer?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Lumps: Your question is vague & covers a massive topic, which can't be answered in 400 characters. So, I provided a link for an exceptional Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center article with a wide range of info. on the topic: https://www.mskcc.org/cancer-care/types/head-neck/head-and-neck-cancer-signs-and-symptoms#:~:text=A%20lump%20in%20the%20neck%20may%20be%20a%20sign%20of,not%20typically%20due%
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A 40-year-old member asked:

What would be the symptoms of someone with neck cancer?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 51 years experience
There are many diffe: Neck cancer may mean any one of the different cancers. The common ones that can show up in the neck are lymphoma, cancers of the head/neck region that arise inside but spread into the neck lymph nodes and thyroid cancers. The symptoms may be a swelling in the neck(painless usually) and symptoms from the primary cancer such as hoarseness or sores in the mouth or throat. Fever and fatigue can be sx.
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