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Side Effects Associated with Head & Neck/Throat Cancer. Posted on November 19, 2012 View this journey (9 Experiences)

Chemo: none to speak of
Radiation:
. Second degree burns internal to the tumor site and adjacent tissues/musculature, and extrnally to the ftont and sides of my throat
. Constipation
. Weight loss
. Taste change/loss
. Swelling/edema
. Swallowing difficulties
. No saliva ("dry mouth")
. Pain, nausea and vomiting from the pain
. Mood and memory changes
. Fatigue
. No appetite (nutritional supplements via PEG tube)
. etc
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