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This information is about cancer of the voicebox (larynx), which is also called laryngeal cancer. Read about how it is diagnosed, treatments you might have, possible side effects and how to get further support.
This section covers treatment for squamous cell cancer of the larynx.
There are rarer types of laryngeal cancer including sarcomas, lymphomas, adenocarcinomas and neuroendocrine carcinomas.
We also have information on head and neck cancers.
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