Tonsil cancer is almost asymptomatic. It ranks 2nd in the ranking of deaths in patients. Late diagnosis and lack of quality treatment reduce the patient's chances of survival. If you experience a strange discomfort in your throat, see your doctor for a diagnosis.
Cancer of the tonsils, what are the symptoms?
In the early stages, oncology proceeds without symptoms. Few people pay attention to a sore throat. In the later stages of cancer, the symptoms are as follows:
- Swelling of the lymph nodes from the side of the tumor;
- Severe sore throat, cough with drops of blood;
- Distortion of the voice;
- Swelling of the neck;
- When swallowing, a lump in the throat is felt.
What can be the treatment?
After confirming the diagnosis, the doctor prescribes treatment for tonsil cancer to the patient individually. It is necessary to undergo examination and tests to obtain an accurate picture of the disease.
Where is tonsil cancer treated?
The diagnosis of oncology scares patients to death. Many people decide that when there is tonsil cancer treatment in Israel is better to go. And they are right. Here, every day is on the patient's account.
What treatments do oncologists use?
Treatment is selected for the patient individually, but the therapy methods are the same for everyone:
- Chemotherapy ;
- Radiation therapy;
- Operation ;
- Drug treatment;
- Combination therapy.
A patient who starts treatment on time has a better chance of returning to normal life without consequences.