Lip cancer can appear as gray or white patches on the lips or as red lesions, explains the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. The type of lesion depends on the type of cells that are cancerous. For i... More »

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According to the National Cancer Institute, common signs of lip cancers include a sore on the lip that will not heal, a lump in the lip and unusual bleeding or pain. Lip cancer may also not have any obvious signs and ins... More »

Symptoms of lip cancer include sores, lesions, ulcers, lumps on the mouth or swelling of the jaw. Bleeding, pain, and red or white patches on the lips can also be signs of lip cancer, says Healthline. More »

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White or red lesions in the mouth are sometimes an early sign of oral lip cancer, cites the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. Other signs include difficulty chewing, bumps or swellings on the lips o... More »

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Lesions on the tongue are often one of the first signs of tongue cancer as noted by the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. The lesions can be white or red in color. More »

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Cigarette smoking and excessive alcohol consumption cause a majority of oral cancer cases, according to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. Users of smokeless tobacco products such as snuff, dip o... More »

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Lesions inside of the mouth are typically the first sign of mouth cancer, states the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. However, some other signs of mouth cancer to watch out for include lumps or sor... More »

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