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What You Need To Know About™ Cancer of the Larynx

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This booklet is about cancer that starts in the larynx. Another name for this disease is laryngeal cancer. Learning about medical care for your cancer can help you take an active part in making choices about your care.

This booklet covers:

  • How cancer of the larynx is diagnosed
  • Treatments for cancer of the larynx, including take part in cancer treatment research studies
  • Rehabilitation after treatment

This booklet has lists of questions that you may help you talk with your doctor. Many people find it helpful to take a list of questions to a doctor visit.

The information in this booklet was last updated in August 2010.