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Head and neck cancers

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Head and neck cancer support

Information for people diagnosed with head and neck cancers.

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Head and neck cancer - NT.GOV.AU

Risks, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment for head and neck cancer.

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Head and neck cancer - Cancer Pathways

You can speak to qualified cancer nurses at Cancer Council 13 11 20. They can answer your questions about the effects of cancer, explain what will happen during treatment and link you to support groups and other community resources.

Read more on Cancer Council Victoria website

Head and Neck Cancers - Information, Treatment & Support - CanTeen

Head and neck cancers are a broad range of conditions that often cause carcinomas. Learn more about causes, diagnosis and treatments with CanTeen.

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Head & Neck Cancers - Information, Treatment & Support - CanTeen

Head and neck cancers are a broad range of conditions that often cause carcinomas. Learn more about causes, diagnosis and treatments with CanTeen.

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Head & neck cancers

Head and neck cancer is a general term used to refer to a range of different cancers that start developing in the head and neck region of the body. This includes the oral cavity, the tongue, palate, jaw, salivary glands, the throat (larynx) and the nose.

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Head and neck cancer - Cancer Council Australia

Find out information about head and neck cancer, including incidence and mortality, screening, symptoms and diagnosis, causes, prevention, treatment and prognosis.

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Blenoxane | myVMC

Blenoxane is a antineoplastic antibiotic used to treat head and neck cancers in combination with surgery or radiotherapy. It contains bleomycin sulfate.

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Platinum therapy (anti-cancer treatment) information | myVMC

Platinum therapy is a type of chemotherapy used to treat ovarian cancer, testicular cancer, lung cancer, bladder cancer, and head and neck cancer.

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Cancer of the larynx (Laryngeal cancer, Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Larynx) | myVMC

Cancer of the larynx, Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Larynx or laryngeal cancer accounts for 20% of all head and neck cancers. Smoking increases the risk.

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