Head and neck cancer predominantly occur in the oral cavity, nasal cavity, salivary glands, sinuses, larynx, pharynx, skin (on the face and neck) etc.
The following image depicts the main body parts affected by head and neck cancers.
The image depicts in detail the location of the oral cavity, nasal cavity, tongue, salivary glands, paranasal sinuses, pharynx (including the nasopharynx, oropharynx, and hypopharynx) and larynx. These are the primary spots where tumours are seen to develop.
The image illustrates a nasopharyngeal tumour.