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Head Neck Cancer Diagnosis

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At the hospital, the specialist will ask you about your current symptoms as well as your medical history, and will want to know if you are taking any medicines. The doctor will then examine your mouth, throat and neck. You may be taken for one or more of these procedures...

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Head Neck Cancer Diagnosis

  1. 1. head & neck cancer diagnosis<br />Please log on : - http://www.cancertreatment-wecareindia.com/head_neck_cancer.html<br />Send your query : - Get a Quote<br />
  2. 2. Head & Neck Cancer Diagnosis<br />The Types of Head and Neck Cancers are : - <br /><ul><li> Oral Cancer
  3. 3. Salivary Gland Cancer
  4. 4. Laryngeal Cancer ("Adam's apple" or voice box)
  5. 5. Nasopharyngeal Cancer (upper part of the pharynx,throat)
  6. 6. HypopharyngealTumors (lower part of the pharynx, throat)
  7. 7. Tumors of the Oropharynx (middle part of the pharynx (throat)
  8. 8. Tumors of the Nasal Cavity and ParanasalSinuses….</li></li></ul><li>Diagnosis of Head and Neck Cancer<br />At the hospital, the specialist will ask you about your current symptoms as well as your medical history, and will want to know if you are taking any medicines. The doctor will then examine your mouth, throat and neck. You may be taken for one or more of these procedures : -<br />Nasendoscopy for Head and Neck Cancer<br />In order to examine your throat and neck, the doctor may use a small mirror held at the back of your mouth. The doctor may also pass a nasendoscope (a very thin flexible tube with a light at the end) into your nose to get a better view of the back of the mouth and throat….<br />
  9. 9. Fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) for Head and Neck Cancer<br />This is a quick, procedure that is done in the outpatient clinic. Using a fine needle and syringe, the doctor takes a sample of cells from a lump and sends it to the laboratory to see if any cancer cells are present…<br />Microcytoscopy for Head and Neck Cancer<br />This is a new test that is still being evaluated in research. It is sometimes used for people with pre-cancerous conditions who need to have regular biopsies. Instead of having biopsies a small amount of blue dye is painted onto the abnormal area, which is then very closely looked at using a microscope. Microcytoscopy should not be painful although it may be a little uncomfortable.…<br />
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