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Done chemo and radiotherapy for throat cancer, have pain in neck, arms and legs. Is it related to cancer?

Hi, my sister is suffering pain in neck left arm and left leg. (from left arm unable to do any work) form last 1 month. she is having problem of throat cancer . she shown to doctor on January to April 2011 (1.6 year back) and she took chemotherapy and radiotherapy . i want to know this problem for cancer( means still she is not recovered from cancer)?
Asked On : Thu, 25 Oct 2012
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Welcome to HCM.
i may not be right but i am putting down my thoughts. Throat cancers are known to spread to lymph nodes of the neck.
If so, the enlarged modes can compress the nerves and blood vessels of the neck to cause this pain.
Kindly consult primary physician first and take a referral if needed.

Answered: Thu, 25 Oct 2012
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