Mouth Cancer

By: Sai Thor April 8, 2016

Define Cancer ( Oral Cancer)

  • Tongue
  • Gum
  • Lips
  • Head
  • Neck
  • Tonsil
  • Inside Cheek

Symptoms:

  1. Sore doesn't heal/throat
  2. Swelling over 3 weeks
  3. Thick lining in mouth
  4. Hard Swallow
  5. Voice rough
  6. Neck pain

CAUSE OF CANCER

Reach lymphatic system it go everywhere.


  • ( Blood, organs, and bones)
  • Uncontrollable
  • Grow & Divide
  • Thin and flat inside mouth
  • Genetic mutation in lump ( tumor )
  • Smoke
  • Alcohol
  • HPV (Human papillomavirus )
  • Chew ( Tobacco)
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PREVENTION:

  1. Brush teeth
  2. NO ( chew + smoke tobacco)
  3. Limit sun
  4. Amount ( Vegetable + fruit )

TREATED:

  • Surgery
  • Radiation
  • Chemotherapy
  • Other therapies use alone

DIAGNOSED:

  1. X-ray
  2. Biopsy
  3. CT or CAT (computed axial tomography) scans
  4. PET (positron emission tomography) scans
  5. Endoscopy

How many and what type of people re likely to have the disorder

  1. 60 millions each year
  2. Half went medical advice
  3. 18 people everyday
  4. Ranked 16th most common in UK
  5. 84 men + 160 women
  6. 90% men + 85% women lifestyle
Risk:

  • Age
  • Genetic
  • Sunlight

What new info did I learn from my reasearch

I learn a lot about mouth cancer can cause so easy. I never knew that mouth cancer cause too easy and get so easy. That just make me feel like I need to be more careful of myself getting in any cancer or disease.