Symptoms of head and neck cancers can vary significantly. For head and neck cancers that begin in the tissue of the mouth, nose and throat, patients may experience a persistent sore throat, problems swallowing or hoarseness. Other people may not experience any symptoms, except for a lump in the neck.
You may also experience:
These symptoms can also be caused by other, less serious, conditions. If you’re experiencing any symptoms, please see your healthcare provider, who can make that determination.
For more information about Levine Cancer Institute, call 980-442-2000.