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Throat pain due to chewing of tobacco

Hi Sir, i have used tobacco for almost 10 years where in i used to put tobacco under lips. When i was use to of chewing tobbacco some times i had throat pain & i consulted doctor & took madicine then it went off. But now for the last few months i am having throat pain & beacause of it i have bad headache . I always feel sore in throat. I request you please help & let me know if there any chance of cancer . Thanks
Asked On : Fri, 8 Apr 2011
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Thanks for choosing of tobacco for such a long time does definately put you at risk for oral malignancies.But the only way of getting sure is a thorough examination by an ENT surgeon and also if possible DL scopy,ct scan etc..can tell what lies benath.Take care.
Answered: Mon, 11 Apr 2011
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