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The Laryngeal Cancer or the cancer of the larynx is a condition when malignant cancer cells form on the tissues of the larynx. The symptoms of the condition depend on the location of the tumour and its size. The symptoms begin with hoarseness in voice, lump in the neck, sore throat, persistent cough, bad breath and difficulty in swallowing.
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 main treatments for laryngeal cancer are radiotherapy, surgery and chemotherapy. Radiotherapy or surgery to remove the cancerous cells from the larynx can often cure laryngeal cancer if it's diagnosed early. If the cancer is advanced, a combination of surgery to remove part or all of the larynx, radiotherapy and chemotherapy can be used.
DID YOU KNOW?
Survival rates of Laryngeal Cancer are much higher when cancer hasn't spread to the lymph nodes.