1 doctor weighed in:

Is it possible for a teenager to have throat cancer?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Manoj Reddy
Radiation Oncology

In brief: Unlikely but yes

Head and neck malignancies are rare in children and adolescents.
Most tend to be benign. Possible malignancies include rhabdomyosarcoma, non-hodgkin's lymphoma, nasopharyngeal carcinoma, ewing's sarcoma.

In brief: Unlikely but yes

Head and neck malignancies are rare in children and adolescents.
Most tend to be benign. Possible malignancies include rhabdomyosarcoma, non-hodgkin's lymphoma, nasopharyngeal carcinoma, ewing's sarcoma.
Dr. Manoj Reddy
Dr. Manoj Reddy
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Jonathan Jassey
Board Certified, Pediatrics
14 years in practice
1M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors