Below given are the causes and symptoms stated in Ayurvedic text as well as few are based on the experiences in our Cancer Research Project. The symptoms given below may appear in few other diseases also, but if the following symptoms are observed repeatedly undergoing the Cancer tests is advisable.
Probable Causes of Oral Cavity Cancer
Use of tobacco products like Cigarettes, Pan masala etc.
Poor oral hygiene
Excessive intake of alcoholic beverages
Prolonged focal irritation from teeth / dentures
Probable Symptoms of Oral Cavity Cancer
Leucoplakia, localised mucosal change inside the mouth. (White Patch)
Enlargement of lymph nodes in the neck region
Difficulty in speaking
Stomatitis, local mucosal irritation, mouth ulcers
Difficulty in swallowing