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How They Treat Oral Cancer For Longtime Dippers
Combined modality: Treatment of oropharyngeal cancer requires multispecialties approaches-surgery is the best if possible plus minus radiation or chemo/rad post surgery. If surgery can't be done-chemo/rad or rad. For advance disease- chemo alone with radiation as needed to relief symptoms. Discuss in detail with your doctors. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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
Have had white area on tongue for abt 1 year. No changes. Do I have to treat leukoplakia or can I leave it? Is an annual oral cancer screening enuf?
I was diagnosed and treated for HPV related oral cancer a year ago. Last couple of days I have a swollen lymph node in my armpit. I am trying to setup an appointment with my ENT Surgeon next week. I thought it wasn't normal for HPV type cancers to sprea
Cancer in the mouth: Oral cancer is one type of cancer and occurs more commonly in people who smoke and drink. HPV is an other causative agent for cancers in the back of the mouth. Please visit this site for more info. http://www.webmd.com/oral-health/guide/oral-cancer ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Several possibile: Oral sex, has become a major cause, due to the hpv virus. Hpv has been spreading oral cancer much more rapidly than in years past. Multiple sex partners has been shown to expand the incidence of probability exponentially. Heavy smoking, heavy drinking and an unhealthy lifestyle are also contributors. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Mouth (Oral) Cancer (Definition)
Oral cancer is any cancer located in the mouth. Symptoms are variable but include mass in the mouth, difficulty eating, and tongue problems. ...Read more
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