This is a decision support tool developed by experts from Johns Hopkins Head and Neck Cancer Surgery, a division of the Johns Hopkins Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; the Johns Hopkins Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences, and the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center. It is meant for people with oropharyngeal cancer who are thinking about treatment options to help you talk about options with your doctor. The treatments described are typical. Everyone's tumor and treatment, however, are unique.
All information is for educational purposes only. For medical advice and treatment, please consult your healthcare provider. In the event of a medical emergency, call a doctor or 911 immediately.