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Reply: Metastatic Neck Cancer, radiation, chemotherapy, s...
First I am so sorry for what you are going through. I do understand. Our nightmare began in December 2012. My...More
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Reply: Please help, need insight before Dr. on Friday
Hi... I just read your post and I am at a loss for words! I am in the exact same place that you were! I've...More
Posted by roxiwood
Mouth Pain
Is there a pain medicine for the mouth and tongue after radiation?
Posted by An_258969
Radical neck dissection in a 75 y o man with other...
My husband had his surgery in late April, has just completed ct scan guided radiation therapy, all complicated...More
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Not sure what this is...
Hi, I noticed this lump canker sore looking thin on my cheek cheek today. It doesn't feel like a canker...More
Posted by meijerketchup
Reply: White bump inside lower lip, picture included.
Got the same thing.. did you ever get it sorted out?
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Reply: HPV transmitted through oral sex and it's possible...
Yes there is a link to oral cancer and HPV. If your only partner is your wife and she has not been told she...More
Posted by hurtin28009
Last Feb 2013 my dad has cancer in his lower jaw & it was removed, replaced with a bone from his leg. This...More
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Hi, I'm not sure where I can go to get more information. I just need some direction please. My mother passed...More
Posted by nreyn3
Reply: Throat Cancer
I have the same type cancer only at the base of my tongue and in the lymph nodes in my neck. I was...More
Posted by Huggybear53
large egg shaped lump
He is an over the road trucker with no insurance. no one wants to see him. I am afraid something is going to...More
Posted by An_249839
large egg shaped lump
He is an over the road trucker with no insurance. no one wants to see him. I am afraid something is going to...More
Posted by An_249839
Reply: large egg shaped lump
PLEASE have him make an appointment with an ENT today. Have a biopsy done. If this turns out to be...More
Posted by An_249879
Tonsillar cancer with Lymphoma - False PET positiv...
Summary of my situation: Noticed something funny on my right tonsil 2 years ago but my physician said its all...More
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Reply: Sound in back of head-symptom of brain cancer?
Got it in my eye once or twice too.
Posted by An_247333
Lumb in Neck (4*2 cm)
Hello Doctor, I am having a swelling in the right side of my Neck from last 05 months. I went to General...More
Posted by Debojyoti
Reply: Brain stem gliomas-diffuse pontine glioma
Tammy yes I would love to speak with you. My email address is Tonya.Reid or you can give me a call @...More
Posted by tyr44
Reply: help please
recommended to go a specialized doctor.i suffered many days,it is true i tried to prescribed by myself.when...More
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By now I hope you have had some replies...I just saw your post today. You and your CO can try
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lydiagrommish the onlly person who can tell what is going on is a doctor. wMore
Posted by worn1
toadboo it is a yeast infection better known as thrush. Return to your doctor or a different doctor so the...More
Posted by worn1
Over the last year or two my tongue often gets very sore with white stuff on it. I can wipe off some of it but...More
Posted by TOADBOO
Reply: Very Worried
anon Sorry about the delay in respondig. If you are still experiencing these same syptoms see a doctor and...More
Posted by worn1
Reply: Wondering
Hi Worn1. Thank you for responding. Very nice of you. Yes..I am in Houston. Since I have no transportation...More
Posted by iamTexan
Reply: The Oral Cancer Foundation
do you have information oral surgeon or dentist in my area that accepts mediaid. Tury from edgewater FL. 32141...More
Posted by turyhage
Reply: Cancer of the lips
Anniehallic Only your doctor can make an accurate diagnosis. Please do not wait any longer in seeing your doctor....More
Posted by worn1
Reply: Lump in the left side of the neck
nicholas289 The chances are it is another cancer. The reoccurence for oral cancer is high in the first 5 years....More
Posted by worn1
Reply: oral cancer
anon your dentist should be checking for any changes in your mouth and lymph nodes by looking and feeling inside...More
Posted by worn1

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