Hypopharyngeal Cancer – Stages, symptoms and prognosis. Treatment options

Hypopharyngeal Cancer - Stages, symptoms and prognosis. Treatment options, Labex Trade

What is the hypopharynx? The hypopharynx is the bottom part of the pharynx (throat), which is a hollow tube that is 5 inches long. The pharynx begins behind the nose, decreases the neck (behind the voice box), and ends at the esophagus (the tube that goes from the throat to the stomach). The pharynx functions … Read more

Laryngeal Cancer – Stages, symptoms, prognosis and treatment options

Laryngeal Cancer - Stages, symptoms, prognosis and treatment options, Labex Trade

Laryngeal cancer is one of the most common cancers impacting the head and neck, representing about 25% of malignant tumors that affect this location and 2% of all deadly diseases. Around 2/3 of these tumors appear in the true vocal cords and 1/3 affects the supraglottic larynx (that is, they are located above the vocal … Read more