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    Head and Neck Tumour Conditions and Their Management

    head-and-neck-tumoursThis booklet is prepared for you to help understand and manage your condition better. It focuses on Head and Neck tumours, which are increasing concerns in this region. The booklet also serves as a ready reference for General Practitioners who have patients who present with these conditions.

    For easy reading, we have four main sections:
    1. Common signs and symptoms;
    2. Common diseases in the Head and Neck region;
    3. Head and Neck reconstruction; and,
    4. Support services within the Head and Neck Centre.

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    Common Signs and Symptoms

    Neck Lumps
    Dysphagia (Difficulty in Swallowing)
    Odynophagia (Pain on Swallowing)
    Recurrent/Non-Healing Mouth Ulcers 
    Enlarged Neck Lymph Nodes
    Skin and Subcutaneous Lumps - LipomasEpidermoid Cysts 
    Epistaxis 
    Hemoptysis

    Diseases in the Head & Neck Region

    MOUTH/THROAT
    Salivary Gland Tumours 
    Oral Cancers
    Oropharyngeal Cancers 
    Esophageal Cancer 
    Hypopharyngeal Cancers 
    Laryngeal Cancer

    NECK
    Thyroid Nodules 
    Thyroglossal Duct Cysts 
    Thyroid Cancer

    EAR/ NOSE
    Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma (NPC) 
    Paranasal Sinus Tumours

    MANDIBLE
    Jaw Cysts and Tumours
     
    Common Head & Neck Reconstruction

    LOCAL FLAPS
    Nasolabial Flap
    Rhomboid Flap

     
    REGIONAL FLAPS
    Pectoralis Major Flap
    Latissimus Dorsi Flap


    FREE FLAPS
    Anterolateral Thigh
    Radial
    Fibula


    Support Services
    Allied Health Professional Services
    Common Oral Complications and Therapy
    Oral Rehabilitation


    Services available in SingHealth Institutions :



    Head & Neck Centre @ Singapore General Hospital
    Head & Neck Centre @ National Cancer Centre Singapore

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