Head and neck cancers encompass tumors found in the sinuses, nasal and oral cavities, the throat (nasopharynx, hypopharynx and oropharynx), voice box (larynx), parts of the ear and neck. This article will give you an introduction to these tumors, which are treated differently.
Parathyroid cancer is extremely rare and affects the small, pea sized parathyroid glands located behind the thyroid gland. Surgery can be used as a treatment for parathyroid cancer. This article details the types of surgery that can be used, what recovery will be like and how you can best take care of yourself after surgery.