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What cancer would show up on CT scan of neck?

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In brief: Many kinds could.

The neck is an anatomically complicated region with many internal structures.
A ct scan of the neck could show both primary and secondary cancers (tumors that started in the neck and tumors that have spread to the neck from other parts of the body). One primary neck cancer that might be seen on a neck scan is thyroid cancer. Lymphoma is another. Tongue / tonsil / larynx cancers also...

In brief: Many kinds could.

The neck is an anatomically complicated region with many internal structures.
A ct scan of the neck could show both primary and secondary cancers (tumors that started in the neck and tumors that have spread to the neck from other parts of the body). One primary neck cancer that might be seen on a neck scan is thyroid cancer. Lymphoma is another. Tongue / tonsil / larynx cancers also...
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