Bio: 9-14-11. Husband diagnosed with B cell Non-Hodgkin lymphoma, secondary site. (UPDATE: 9-30-11 Doc says it's not actually lymphoma. He believes it's squamous cell cancer that metastasized from the skin cancer on hubby's ear a few years ago. …more
Cancer Type: Tonsil Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 4
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Cutaneous squamous cell cancer on ear, metastasized to lymph nodes.
Cancer Symptoms: Husband had NO symptoms until a swollen lymph node in his neck.
Surgery Description, Dates & Side Effects: Removal of one lymph node in upper neck for biopsy, 9-8-11. Then tonsillectomy, modified neck dissection (one side) and parotidectomy (one side).