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what does throat cancer feel like?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
It is a growth, swel: It may produce a swelling in the throat or in the neck. Sometimes it will cause an ulcer which may make it difficult to swallow or it may cause bleeding due to an ulcer formation. If you have any growth in the mouth or throat, get your doctor to examine you
Answered on Dec 19, 2017
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Dr. Chaim Colen
18 years experience Neurosurgery
Depends: It all depends on the location of the throat cancer.
Answered on Sep 16, 2013
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: May have dysphagia, weight loss and throat pain.
Answered on Dec 15, 2018

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