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What can I expect when I see the doctor for throat cancer?

The doctor will most likely ask questions about your medical history, perform an examination, and order additional tests if necessary. It is a good idea to prepare for your appointment in advance. Write down any questions you have. Also write down any information you think the doctor should know about your general health or specific symptoms. This includes all medications or vitamins you currently take. Bring someone with you who can help to remember information, since there will be a lot to cover.

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