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Trans-Oral Robotic Surgery - What and How

Trans-Oral Robotic Surgery – What and How

Trans-oral Robotic Surgery -TORS is done with the help of a surgical robot. This type of surgery aims at the removal of a tumour within mouth or throat. TORS gives the surgeon an enhanced view of cancer and its surrounding tissue. The doctors’ use a robotic system to guide the surgery and the surgical tools […]

The Dangers Of Having Cancer Of The Tongue

The Dangers Of Having Cancer Of The Tongue

Head and neck cancer is very common and one of its types is the cancer of the tongue. It is a curable disease when discovered at its early stage but when two thirds of the tongue is already affected, it will already fall under oral tongue cancer and eventually lead to throat cancer. People who […]

Greater Risk Of Tongue Cancer From Smoking

Greater Risk Of Tongue Cancer From Smoking

Tongue cancer is often a very difficult form of cancer to deal with because it affects parts that cannot be removed if needed without causing damage. Often, tongue and mouth cancer can be rather deadly and this is why it is important to protect yourself from the risks of getting tongue cancer. How do you […]

Everything You Never Wanted To Know About Oral Tongue Cancer

Everything You Never Wanted To Know About Oral Tongue Cancer

Oral tongue cancer is a serious form of cancer that begins in the tongue or mouth. The cancer may develop in the gum or cheek and spread to the tongue, or it could develop in the tongue itself. Tongue cancer is found most often in patients with a history or chewing smokeless tobacco, or patients […]

Know About The Mortality And Incidence Of Tongue Cancer

Know About The Mortality And Incidence Of Tongue Cancer

Did you hear of Tongue cancer? Wondering how such a delicate part of your mouth can be prone to such a dreadful disease, cancer. Know about tongue cancer its risk factors, mortality and incidence in just a short reading. Tongue cancer is one of the more common and serious types of mouth cancer. It mainly […]