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What are the symptoms of neck cancer?
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Dr. David Astrachan
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: Lumps
Neck cancer usually implies metastatic disease from the ear, nose or throat.
Progressive enlarging lymph nodes especially under the jaw area are of concern.

In brief: Lumps
Neck cancer usually implies metastatic disease from the ear, nose or throat.
Progressive enlarging lymph nodes especially under the jaw area are of concern.
Dr. David Astrachan
Dr. David Astrachan
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Dr. Patrick Melder
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Ear pain/ weight los
Agree with dr. Astrachan.
Any mass in the neck >2cm in an adult is of concern. It could be metastatic from another area (breast, colon, prostate). In the setting of tobacco and/or alcohol abuse, it could be from the oral cavity/airway. Cardinal symptoms: mass in neck; unexplained ear pain; change in voice; coughing blood; weight loss. See your local ENT for an evaluation.

In brief: Ear pain/ weight los
Agree with dr. Astrachan.
Any mass in the neck >2cm in an adult is of concern. It could be metastatic from another area (breast, colon, prostate). In the setting of tobacco and/or alcohol abuse, it could be from the oral cavity/airway. Cardinal symptoms: mass in neck; unexplained ear pain; change in voice; coughing blood; weight loss. See your local ENT for an evaluation.
Dr. Patrick Melder
Dr. Patrick Melder
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