Patient reviews for Doctors for Laryngeal Cancer in Mahipalpur, Delhi
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Laryngeal cancer as the name suggests is a fatal form of cancer or malignant cells that form in the tissues of the larynx. The most common symptoms of this disease include soreness in the throat along with ear pain. Usually people consider to be symptoms of cough and cold and hence the diagnosis is often delayed.
HOW IS LARYNGEAL CANCER DIAGNOSED?
The Oncologist/Homeopath diagnoses Laryngeal Cancer by examining the family medical history and conducting various tests. The most common test to diagnose Laryngeal Cancer is laryngoscopy to examine the larynx. In a severe case of Laryngeal Cancer, the doctor may conduct a biopsy to determine the stage of this cancer.
HOW IS LARYNGEAL CANCER TREATED?
The treatment of Laryngeal Cancer depends upon the extent/stage of this disease and in most cases, Laryngeal Cancer is treated with radiation therapy to kill the remaining cancer cells in the body. Also, chemotherapy is also performed at a later stage of this cancer.
DID YOU KNOW?
Smoking tobacco and drinking alcohol decrease the effectiveness of treatment for laryngeal cancer. Patients with laryngeal cancer who continue to smoke and drink are less likely to be cured and more likely to develop a second tumor.