Head and neck tumours, weather benign or malignant are harmful to our health. Almost 450,000 cases of oral cancer alone was reported last year. Many people cannot even cure them because cost is also an issue when it comes to quality medical treatment. India is one country where you can get the right treatment at an affordable cost.
Head and neck tumour is just a classification of the whole range of tumours anyone can get inflicted with. This category, therefore, has some sub-classifications according to the position of tumour (especially if they are malignant):
> Hypopharyngeal Cancer.
> Laryngeal Cancer.
> Lip and Oral Cavity Cancer.
> Metastatic Squamous Neck Cancer with Occult Primary.
> Nasopharyngeal Cancer.
> Oropharyngeal Cancer.
> Paranasal Sinus and Nasal Cavity Cancer.
> Salivary Gland Cancer.
> Orbital tumours
> Paranasal tumours
> Infratemporal fossa tumours
Head and neck tumours that are benign can be caused by environmental toxins, genetics, diet, stress, trauma or injury and inflammation or infection.
Malignant head and neck tumours are caused by the consumption of betel leaf, mate, preserved and salted foods and tobacco. Poor oral hygiene and exposure to radiation and other occupational exposure also cause oral cancer.
The symptoms of head and neck tumours include a lump, a sore throat, difficult to swallow food, change in voice, red or white patch on the gums, tongue or lining of the mouth, the jaw swells, bleeding, difficult to breathe or eat, pain in the neck and throat, ear pain, chronic sinus infections, headaches, numbness of the facial muscles.
India provides a horde of talented ENT specialists and hospitals that provide treatments that include Nasal Endoscopy, Adenoidectomy, Endoscopic Adenoidectomy, Tonsillectomy, LASER surgery, Endoscopic Tumour Removal, Endoscopic Septoplasty, Balloon Sinoplasty, Caldwell Luc Surgery, Maxillectomy, Microlaryngeal SurgeryMLS, Phonosurgery, Thyroplasty, Total Laryngectomy, Bronchoscopy, LASER Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty, Excision benign and cancerous tumours, Injection Therapy Submucous fibrosis, Precancerous Tissue Excision, LASER Surgeries, Vascular Tumour and Scleroptherapy.
The ENT doctors and specialists are in India have excellent medical qualifications that incorporates MBBS, MS, FRCS, MD and DNB. With several years of experience in the medical field the Indian ENT doctors deliver the most appropriate treatments to over a thousand patients in India and abroad. With their continuous research, awareness and contribution, they have also gained a lot of accolades and awards.
The ENT hospitals in India provide their patients with over a hundred beds, advanced laboratories, operation theatres, ICUs, emergency units and life supporting ambulance systems. The hospitals are equipped with the latest medical technologies like CT scan, PET scan, MRI and X-ray, consists of wifi enabled campus, blood bank, ATMs and multicuisine cafeteria.
Because of well maintained, hygienic and advanced infrastructure and facilities and excellent doctors, the ENT hospitals in India have received accreditations from top healthcare center monitoring organizations like NABH, NABL and JCI.
India provides the most affordable medical treatments and is one of the top desired medical tourism destinations. In India, therefore, head and neck tumours treatment are very reasonable.
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