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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 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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Head & Neck Cancer Treatment - Targeting Cancer

Learn more about head and neck cancer and the different treatments available.

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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.

Read more on Cancer Council Victoria website

Thyroid cancer | Cancer Australia

What is thyroid cancer? Thyroid cancer occurs when abnormal cells within the thyroid gland grow in an uncontrolled way.

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What is Thyroid Cancer? - Cancer Council Victoria

On this page: The thyroid gland | Thyroid hormones | What is thyroid cancer? | What types are there? | What are the signs and symptoms? | What are the risk factors? | How common is it? | Key points

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