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- What You Need To Know About™ Oral Cancer
The Mouth and Throat
Sources of Support
Taking Part in Cancer Research
Did you know?
Oral cancer is the sixth most common cancer among men.
Examine your mouth monthly and see a dentist or doctor if any symptoms occur. At least once a year, ask a doctor or dentist to screen you for oral cancer.
The likelihood of developing oral and pharyngeal cancer increases with age. Half of all cases are in persons older than age 65; 90 percent are older than age 45.
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
American Head and Neck Society
International Oral Cancer Association
The Oral Cancer Foundation
Support for People with Oral, Head & Neck Cancer
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