A 28-year-old female asked:
Disclaimer

how can someone check if he has throat cancer? if ill take my cervix out will i still be able to get cancer? thanks

1 doctor answer
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
57 years experience Pathology
See below: In the throat there should be a red pathc or white patch if there is an early cancer. On another query taking your cervix out will prevent cervical cancer but will not prevent oehr cancers from forming.
Answered on Apr 5, 2020
2
2 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
57 years experience Pathology
See below: In th egenital tract the hpv will be gone. If you also had oral sex it can with time manifest itself there as well so you should closely wathc for an ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lewis Hassell
38 years experience Pathology
Cancer symptoms: The growth rate for different types of cancer differ widely. Some cancers are believed to be present for years before symptoms appear, while others in ... Read More
3
3 thanks
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roozbeh Badii
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes and no: cervical cancer and throat cancer is caused predominantly by HPV infection. Thus you are at risk of cervical cancer if you are infected on your cervic ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Variable time: Each person has different susceptibility to cancer and the time from exposure to tobacco to cancer is extremely variable. However, if you use tobacco ... Read More
1
1 comment

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month