Tongue cancer

Tongue cancer is classed as a mouth or oropharyngeal cancer, depending on where the cancer develops on the tongue. Treatments include surgery, radiotherapy and chemotherapy.

What is tongue cancer?

Read about the types of tongue cancer and the possible symptoms.

Treating tongue cancer

As with many types of cancer, diagnosing your cancer early means it will be easier to control and possibly cure it.

Last reviewed: 
18 Jul 2018
Coronavirus and cancer

We know it’s a worrying time for people with cancer, we have information to help.

Read our information about coronavirus and cancer