Types of cancer

  • Hypopharyngeal Cancer

    The hypopharynx is where the larynx (throat) and the oesophagus (gullet) meet.

  • Laryngeal cancer

    Laryngeal cancer or larynx cancer affects the larynx, also known as the voice box.


  • Nasopharyngeal cancer

    The nasopharynx is a small box like chamber which lies just behind the nose and is part of the pharynx (the throat)

  • Oesophogeal Cancer

    The oesophagus (esophagus in US English) is what connects the stomach to the throat.


  • Oral Cavity Cancer

    Many people will refer to this kind of cancer a mouth cancer.

  • Oropharyngeal Cancer

    Oropharyngeal cancer is the name given to cancers which affect the part of the throat called the Oropharynx.


  • Paranasal Sinus Cancer

    The paranasal sinuses are hollow areas around the nose which produce mucus which prevents the nose from drying out when breathing.

  • Salivary gland cancer

    A rare type of cancer which accounts for only 2% of head and neck cancers.


  • Thyroid Cancer

    The thyroid lives in the front part of the neck, just below the Adam's apple.


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