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6 Common Oral Cancer Symptoms

Posted on Jan 17, 2009 in Cancer

By Lisa Fayed, About.com Updated: June 23, 2008 Cancer Tongue Oral Cancer Ovarian Cancer Thyroid Cancer 1. A Sore or Blister in Your Mouth or on Your Lip: A sore or blister in the mouth or on the lip that won’t heal is a symptom of oral cancer. Sores that last longer than 2 weeks warrant a trip to the doctor. 2. White and Red Patches in the Mouth or Lips: A white or red patch inside the mouth or the lips are the most common symptom of oral cancer. These patches may be a combination of red and white, also. 3. Difficulty Swallowing: This can include difficulty chewing, moving the jaw,...

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