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Throat cancer

Throat cancer can be treated if diagnosed early so you should see a doctor if you’re concerned. Learn about symptoms, diagnosis and treatment here.

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Stapedectomy

Otosclerosis can cause the stapes bone to lock in place, causing conductive hearing loss. A stapedectomy can improve your hearing without the need for a hearing aid.

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Throat diseases

Links to trusted information about throat diseases.

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Nose and throat

The nose and throat are part of the respiratory system, responsible for your sense of smell and swallowing. Learn about their functions and what can go wrong.

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Sore throat (pharyngitis)

A sore throat is normally a symptom of a bacterial or viral infection and is common with a cold or flu. Learn more about the self-care of sore throats.

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Strep throat

Strep throat is an infection of the throat caused by bacteria called Streptococci. Learn more about what it is, and it's symptoms, diagnosis and treatment

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Strep throat prevention

Strep throat is an infection of the throat caused by bacteria called Streptococci. Learn from a trusted source how you can prevent strep throat.

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Strep throat self care

Strep throat is an infection of the throat caused by bacteria called Streptococci. Learn what you can do that might help ease your symptoms.

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Tonsil stones

Tonsil stones are small lumps of hardened material formed in the tonsils, by debris that can build up. Find out more by reading our page.

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Laryngoscopy

A laryngoscopy is usually a safe and effective way of finding out if there is a problem with your larynx.

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Myringoplasty

A perforated eardrum is a common problem. A myringoplasty can prevent infections and sometimes improve your hearing.

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