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Diseases » Tongue Cancer » Glossary
 

Glossary for Tongue Cancer

  • Aphthous Ulcer: A rare condition characterized by recurring periods of painful inflamed mouth ulcers.
  • Bleeding symptoms: Any type of bleeding symptoms.
  • Cancer: Abnormal overgrowth of body cells.
  • Cervical lymphadenopathy: The enlargement of the cervical lymph nodes
  • Dysphagia: Dysphagia refers to difficulty in swallowing.
  • Erythroplakia: A red patch in the mouth that is not attributable to any other condition.
  • Exercise: The use of the human muscles to improve ones health
  • Head Conditions: Conditions that affect the head
  • Head and neck cancer: Any cancerous tumor affecting the head and/or neck region.
  • Head and neck tumors: Any tumors afflicting the head or neck regions, including both cancerous and benign tumors.
  • Headache: In medicine a headache or cephalalgia is a symptom of a number of different conditions of the head and sometimes neck. Some of the causes are benign while others are medical emergencies. It ranks among the most common pain complaints
  • Ichthyosiform Erythroderma, Corneal Involvement and Deafness Syndrome: A rare genetic ectodermal disorder characterized by keratitis, skin lesions and sensorineural deafness. The deafness and skin redness are usually present at birth and the corneas of the eye are gradually destroyed by keratitis which can result in loss of vision.
  • Keratitis Ichthyosis Deafness Syndrome: A rare genetic ectodermal disorder characterized by keratitis, skin lesions and sensorineural deafness. The deafness and skin redness are usually present at birth and the corneas of the eye are gradually destroyed by keratitis which can result in loss of vision.
  • Leukoplakia: A mouth disorder where white patches form on the inside of the mouth and on the tongue. Mostly occurs in older people.
  • Macroglossia: Abnormally large tongue.
  • Mouth cancer: Any cancer that occurs in the mouth
  • Mouth conditions: Any condition that affects the mouth
  • Oral cancer: Cancer (malignant) of the lip or inside the mouth.
  • Respiratory system cancer: A condition that is characterised by a malignancy anatomically located in the respiratory system
  • Respiratory system tumors:
  • Senter syndrome: A rare genetic ectodermal disorder characterized by ichthyosiform erythroderma and sensorineural deafness.
  • Smoking: The smoking of cigarettes
  • Smoking-related conditions: Medical conditions related to smoking or other tobacco exposure.
  • Sore throat: Discomfort in the throat or with swallowing
  • Throat lump: Lump in the mucus membrane lining of the throat.
  • Throat pain: The occurrence of pain which is located in the throat
  • Tongue Conditions: Any condition that affects the tongue

 

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