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Can Sore Throat And Lump On Neck Be Lung Cancer
Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more
Sore throat, tenderlymph nodes, red/white bumps on back of throat, soft lump on neck 1.5’’ from lymph node. No fever what is this if no strep or mono?
Throat pain: It could be caused by a viral illness. ...Read more
Painful sore throat, irritated ears, lump on neck, stiff neck, and fatigue. This is not a normal sore throat. No fever or cold like symptoms?
Having difficulty swallowing, sore throat and have 2 lumps on my neck. Had them for years. Cancer?
Persistant sore throat for 6 months and blood from throat and nose could this be symptoms of throat cancer. No lump like feeling in neck only pain.
Possibly: Symptoms of throat cancer do include a sore throat that doesn't go away as well as occasional bleeding. Although throat cancer is not common in a young person who has never smoked, it is becoming more frequent due to human papilloma virus (HPV). There are other conditions that can cause similar symptoms, but any sore throat that persists for months should certainly be evaluated by an ENT doctor. ...Read more
2 lumps in mouth their far apart.1 inside tongue 1 in cheek upper molars my sore throat has went away but left side of neck feels swollen.Oral cancer?
M22. Coughing and feel sensation of lump in my throat, chest feels tight and congested and feel short of breath sometimes. Anxiety? GERD? Lung cancer?
Can a chest CT scan rule out lung cancer? I have pain in shoulder/clavicle. X ray and CT clear. Pain persists along with sore sternum/throat.
I've dipped lightly for 2 months now but stopped. I've got a clicking noise when I swallow, sore throat and lump feeling. Cancer?
Unlikely, but...: Dipping can cause a number of changes within and around the oral cavity - short-term could cause changes in amount of saliva (more/less), soreness/lymph node enlargement - also possible w/ infections. Over the long term, cancer is always a concern. For someone who dipped for a total of 2 months their entire lifetime, the risk is higher than never but arguably less than someone dipping for years. ...Read more
Are their any other causes than cancer that can cause a lump in tongue and a sore throat than cancer? Im 16 and im petrified. Doc said def not cancer
Unlikely cancer: Tongue, mouth & throat cancer are all very rare especially in someone your age. Cancer is usually painless & does not cause a sore throat. Oral cancer is most common in adults who chew tobacco or other products as in the middle east or asia. U most likely have a minor infection of tongue or throat. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Deoxygenated blood enters the lungs from the right side of the heart and travels to the lungs. When you inspire, oxygen flows into the lungs, transverses the capilliares and attaches to hemoglobin down a gradient. At the same time, co2 diffuses into the capilaries and is expelled with exhalation. Oxygen rich blood then flows to the left side of the heart and into the ...Read more