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Archive: UW Offers Free Head and Neck Cancer Screenings

In observation of Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week, surgeons and oncologist at the UW Carbone Cancer Center offered free oral cancer screenings on Wednesday, April 25. Last year’s event yielded 31 abnormal screenings and one cancer diagnosis from walk-in patients.

Click here to watch UW’s Chief of Otolaryngology, Timothy M McCulloch, MD, discuss who is at risk for head and neck cancer and the importance of early detection.