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Trachea cancer - It is rare and represents approximately 0.1% (1 in 1,000) of all cancers. The most common cancers are squamous cell carcinoma and adenoid cystic carcinoma. The trachea (windpipe) is the tube that connects your mouth and nose to the lungs. The trachea is in the neck and is in front of the gullet (esophagus). It is about 10-16cm long and is made of tough rings of fibrous tissue (cartilage). You can feel this if you touch the front of the neck.
-The most common symptoms are:
a dry cough
fever, chills and infections
coughing up blood
These symptoms are common to many conditions other than cancer. However, it is important to tell your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms.
Trachea cancer treatment will depend on a number of factors, including the overall health status of the position and the size of the cancer and whether it has spread throughout the body. The main treatments for cancer are surgery and radiotherapy trachea. They can be administered alone or in combination.