Ear pain is one symptom of cancer of the pharynx, which extends from behind the nose to the openings of the esophagus and trachea, according to the National Cancer Institute and MedicineNet. This pain is also a sign of c... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Healthline states that earaches can occur for a number of reasons, some of which are earwax blockage, middle ear infections, ear drum rupture, chlorine poisoning, acoustic neuroma and Bell's palsy. Neck pain may be cause... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

According to the Mayo Clinic, general symptoms of an ear infection include ear pain, diminished hearing and drainage of fluid from the ear. Additional symptoms in children are ear pain when lying down, tugging or pulling... More » Health Conditions & Diseases
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Symptoms of cancer inside the nose, also known as paranasal sinus or nasal cavity cancer, include nosebleeds, congestion, runny nose and facial numbness, explains the National Cancer Institute. Nose cancer can also lead ... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Symptoms of cancer of the small intestine include cramps or pain in the middle abdomen, blood in the stool, unexplained weight loss or a lump felt in the abdomen, according to the National Cancer Institute. These symptom... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

The main function of the throat is to act as a pathway for food that links the mouth, nose, esophagus and trachea. It plays a vital role in digestion and ensures that food enters the esophagus instead of the trachea. More » Science Human Anatomy