Laryngeal and Hypopharyngeal Cancer: Medical Illustrations

Approved by the Cancer.Net Editorial Board, 12/2016

ON THIS PAGE: You will find a basic drawing of the main body parts affected by these cancers. To see other pages, use the menu.


For medical illustrations showing the different stages of laryngeal and hypopharyngeal cancer, please visit the Stages and Grades section.

The next section in this guide is Risk Factors and Prevention. It explains what factors may increase the chance of developing these cancers and what people can do to lower their risk. Or, use the menu to choose another section to continue reading this guide.