నోటి క్యాన్సర్ ఎలా వస్తుంది? దాని లక్షణాలు ఏమిటి?     2017-09-12   05:46:40  IST  Raghu V

1) Consumption of excessive spicy food

2) Using mouthwashes which are alcohol content

3) Infection by Human papillomavirus (HPV an STD)

4) More exposure of the face and lips to the UV rays of the sun

5) It might get passed through jeans people with family history of oral cancer have higher chances of getting affected

Mouth cancer symptoms and signs

1) Patches in mouth

Earliest signs and of its development is the presence of white, red, or mixed patches in the mouth. It takes time to develop in the mouth and throat
These pre-cancerous lesions most commonly appear as rough patches in the mouth and are of three types based on their color.

Leukoplakia – white patches.
Erythroplakia – red patches.
Erythroleukoplakia – speckled version with a mixed pattern of red and white.

2).Unhealing sores in the Mouth and lips

Even after 2 months the presence of a sore or ulcer in the mouth has not healed then it is a classic sign of oral cancer.

3) A growing Mass inside the mouth

It typically occurs on your cheeks, near the back of your mouth, or along the side of your tongue. That’s why it is necessary to meet surgeon immediately if you find an irregular mass inside your mouth that has been growing persistently for 2 months

4) Problem in swallowing food

It’s not about occasional difficulty you face when you try to swallow it is about a large quantity of the food at the same time.
Chronic difficulty in eating and drinking is a sign of throat cancer.

5) Lump on the neck

In advance stages of oral cancer, cancer cell passes into this lymphatic and reaches lymph nodes, where they start growing .
A hard lump in the side of neck or chin is also a sign of oral cancer.

6) Tooth Loosening

It is only found if cancer has affected gums
In this case, the cancer cells slowly eat away the jaw bone and cause the teeth in your mouth to shift around and become loose.