Will there be infections or possibilties of throat cancer if I smoke and sing?

Smoking yes . Singing isn't the problem. Smoking is. If you want to significantly increase your chances of getting all types of cancer keep smoking. Every time you light up you are risking your life. Not only cancer, but heart disease and stroke. And if that were not enough it makes you look prematurely old messing up your skin. I know its hard to do, but, your life does depend on it.

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Is it possible that I mistook a viral infection of the throat for throat cancer?

You bet. Both can start with quite severe throat pain, but most viral infections abate in 1 - 2 weeks, as most cancers get worse. Either can produce neck nodes ("glands in neck") . And guess what. A viral infection with hpv can be the cause of some throat cancers, usually in smokers that drink for the rest. How do you find out? Direct laryngoscopy b. Read more...

What is the difference between sore and throat infection? Dose throat infection lead to throat cancer?

Sore throat. This is a symptom that can be produced by many causes, most commonly infection and allergy, but also postnasal drip and reflux. The infections can be bacterial or viral. The only infection which may uncommonly lead to cancer is epstein barr virus (infectious mononucleosis) but usually not throat cancer. Read more...

I am having sore throat that comes and goes from 3 months, no infections. I have acidity. Could it indicate throat cancer? (no drinking, no smoking ever)

Not likely. You may have post nasal drip causing irritation of your throat. Get this checked out by your physician.who may decide you only need antihistamines or other medications and evaluate you for other causes. Meanwhile reduce allergens around you by using air purifier. Read more...
Likely reflux. Your symptoms are likely secondary to gastroesophageal reflux. Follow reflux precautions, stay fit, avoid hydrocarbonated drinks, smoking, caffeine, etc. Regular meals, nothing to eat 2-3 h before bedtime. If no improvement in few weeks would recommend a trial of Lansoprazole or Omeprazole OTC and informing your primary care provider. Read more...

Sometimes when I smoke cigerits my throat hurts is that a sigh of throat cancer?

Likely not. The most common presenting symptoms of throat cancer are a painless neck mass (from cancer spreading to a lymph node), ear pain, and difficult or painful swallowing. While throat cancer can occasionally occur in patients as young as 34, it tends to be linked to the HPV virus in that group. That being said, the HPV virus is carried by much of the population and smoking is also a major risk too. Read more...

I have had a swollen lymph node it gets worse when I smoke and goes down when I don't is this throat cancer?

Depends. You should definitely see a doctor if this lymph node does not go away after a couple of months. Throat cancer is a condition that usually presents with hoarseness, and is diagnosed by taking a look at the inside of your throat with a camera (called laryngoscopy). It is not very common. Lymph nodes swell up when the body is trying to fight off some kind infection. You should also stop smoking. Read more...