Tonsil Cancer Market Research Report - Global forecast till 2027

Tonsil cancer Market information: by type (squamous cell carcinoma, salivary gland cancer, and others), diagnosis (physical exam, imaging tests, and others), by treatment (surgery, radiation therapy, and others), by end user- global forecast till 2027

ID: MRFR/Pharma/2730-HCR | February 2021 | Region: Global | 80 pages

Please note that the assessment period of report has been updated from 2016- 2023 to 2020-2027. Cordially fill Sample form for updated data.

Market Synopsis of Global Tonsil Cancer Market

Market Scenario

Tonsil Cancer is a type of head and neck cancer which develops in the parts of throat and just behind the mouth. Tonsil cancer is also known as the cancer of oropharynx. One of the common symptoms of tonsil cancer is sore throat while some other symptoms are fatigue, hoarseness or a change of voice while speaking, ear pain, bleeding from your mouth, and weight loss. People who drink and smoke have almost double chances of tonsil cancer. Many times tonsil cancer is connected with a virus associated with sexual contact known as human papillomavirus (HPV).

Increasing incidence of tonsil is major driver for the market while other factors such as increasing awareness about this disorder, the introduction of the new treatment or therapies and rising demand from emerging markets of Asia as well as Latin America drives the growth of the global market. New research to cure tonsil cancer is another key driver for the market. The global tonsil cancer market is growing moderately and is expected to continue its growth over the forecast period.

The global tonsil cancer market is expected to grow at the CAGR of ~4.6% during the forecast period and is estimated to reach USD 3396.3 million by 2023.



Sources: National Cancer Institute, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Biotechnology Information, Directorate of Industries, annual report, white paper, company presentation

Key Players in the Global Tonsil Cancer Market                                         

Some of the key players in this market: F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd (Switzerland), Amgen Inc. (US), Novartis AG(Switzerland), Abbott (US), Beckman Coulter Inc. (US), Debiopharm Group (Switzerland), AbbVie Inc. (US), Bayer AG (Germany, and others.


The global tonsil cancer market is segmented on the basis of type, which comprises squamous cell carcinoma, salivary gland cancer, lymphoma, mucosal melanoma, sarcomas, malignant fibrous histiocytoma, Peripheral Neuroectodermal Tumor (PNET), and others. Sarcomas is further sub-segmented into chondrosarcoma, liposarcoma, synovial sarcoma, and others.

On the basis of diagnosis, the market is segmented into physical exam, imaging tests, removing a sample of tissue for testing, and others. Imaging tests is further sub-segmented into Computerized Tomography (CT), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and Positron Emission Tomography (PET), and others.

On the basis of treatments, the market is segmented into surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, rehabilitation, and others. Surgery is further sub-segmented into transoral surgery, transoral robotic surgery, open surgery, reconstructive surgery, and others. Radiation therapy includes external beam radiation therapy, internal radiation therapy, and others. Chemotherapy is further sub-segmented into alkylating agents, plant alkaloids, antitumor antibiotics, antimetabolites, topoisomerase inhibitors, miscellaneous antineoplastics, and others.

On the basis of end user, it is segmented into hospitals & clinics, medical research centers, academic institutes, and others.

Research Methodology

Sources: National Cancer Institute, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Biotechnology Information,, Directorate of Industries, annual report, white paper, company presentation

 Regional Analysis of the Global Tonsil Cancer Market              

The Americas dominate the global market for the tonsil cancer. North American countries like US dominates the market while Latin America region is also growing significantly in this region. The US is one of the top revenue generating countries in the global tonsil cancer treatment. Increasing number of patients with tonsil cancer is major driver for this market. North America is holding major market share due to some major factors like easily available treatment facilities, extended insurance cover, and adoption of advanced therapies to cure tonsil cancer.

Europe is the second largest market for tonsil cancer. This region is mainly divided into Eastern Europe and Western Europe. Germany is the largest while UK is the fastest growing market in Europe for tonsil cancer. As per the data published by Cancer Research UK, the incidence rate of head and neck cancer per 1,00,000 population in UK is 11,449 and cases are more in male than female. Availability of advanced healthcare facilities and high expenditure on healthcare are driving the growth for the market.

Asia Pacific region is one of the high potential market for healthcare sector. This region is showing exceptional growth in almost every product and services mainly related to medical field. Increasing cases of tonsil cancer, growing awareness among the patients and rapidly improving healthcare infrastructure are driving the market growth. Relatively low cost healthcare facilities are attracting patients from various high-income nations to get affordable treatments which boosting medical tourism in this region. Government is providing various subsidies and other facilities to improve public health as well as increasing use of insurance facilities are major driving forces for this market.

Lack of awareness of the disorder and limited availability of required healthcare facilities are major restraints for the Middle East & Africa tonsil cancer market due to which this market is expected to have limited growth during the forecast period.

Intended Audience

  • Tonsil Cancer Diagnostic and Treatment Supplies Companies

  • Tonsil Cancer Diagnostic and Treatment Supplies Providers

  • Medical Research Laboratories

  • Research and Development (R&D) Companies

  • Market Research and Consulting Service Providers

  • Potential Investors

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The tonsil cancer market is projected to grow at a 4.6% CAGR between 2018-2023.

The Americas is expected to dominate the tonsil cancer market.

Rising incidence of tonsil and development of new therapies are the key factors driving the growth of the tonsil cancer market.

The tonsil cancer market is predicted to touch USD 3396.3 million by 2023.

Major end users of the tonsil cancer market include academic institutes, medical research centers, hospitals and clinics, and others.

1. Report Prologue

2. Introduction

2.1 Definition

2.2 Scope of the Study

2.2.1 Research Objective

2.2.2 Assumptions

2.2.3 Limitations

2.3 Market Structure

2.4. Market Segmentation

3. Research Methodology

3.1 Research Process

3.2 Primary Research

3.3 Secondary Research

3.4 Market Size Estimation

3.5 Forecast Model

4. Market Dynamics

4.1 Drivers

4.2 Restraints

4.3 Opportunities

4.4 Mega Trends

4.5 Macroeconomic Indicators

5. Market Factor analysis

5.1 Value Chain Analysis

5.2 Porters Five Forces Analysis

5.3 Demand & Supply: Gap Analysis

5.4 Pricing analysis

5.5 Investment Opportunity Analysis

5.6 Merger and Acquisition landscape

5.7 Upcoming Trends

6. Global Tonsil Cancer Market by Type

6.1 Squamous cell carcinoma

6.2 Salivary gland cancer

6.3 Lymphoma

6.4 Mucosal melanoma

6.5 Sarcomas

6.5.1 Chondsarcoma

6.5.2 Liposarcoma

6.5.3 Synovial sarcoma

6.5.4 Others

6.6 Malignant fibrous histiocytoma

6.7 Peripheral Neuroectodermal Tumor (PNET)

6.8 Others

7. Global Tonsil Cancer Market by Diagnosis

7.1 Physical exam

7.2 Imaging tests

7.1.1 Computerized Tomography (CT)

7.1.2 Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

7.1.3 Positron Emission Tomography (PET)

7.1.4 Others

7.3 Removing a sample of tissue for testing

7.4 Others

8. Global Tonsil Cancer Market by Treatment

8.1 Surgery

8.1.1 Transoral surgery

8.1.2 Transoral robotic surgery

8.1.3 Open surgery

8.1.4 Reconstructive surgery

8.1.5 Others

8.2 Radiation therapy

8.2.1 External Beam Radiation Therapy

8.2.2 Internal Radiation Therapy

8.2.3 Others

8.3 Chemotherapy

8.3.1 Alkylating Agents

8.3.2 Plant Alkaloids

8.3.4 Antitumor Antibiotics

8.3.5 Antimetabolites

8.3.6 Topoisomerase Inhibitors

8.3.7 Miscellaneous Antineoplastics

8.3.8 Others

8.4 Rehabilitation

8.5 Others

9. Global Tonsil Cancer Market by End User

9.1 Hospital and clinics

9.2 Medical research centers

9.3 Academic institutes

9.4 Others

10. Global Tonsil Cancer Market by Region

10.1 Introduction

10.2 Americas

10.2.1 North America The US Canada

10.2.2 Latin America

10.3 Europe

10.3.1 Western Europe Germany France Italy Spain UK Rest of Western Europe

10.3.2 Eastern Europe

10.4 Asia

10.4.1 China

10.4.2 India

10.4.3 Japan

10.4.4 South Korea

10.4.5 Rest of Asia

10.5 Pacific

10.6 Middle East & Africa

10.6.1 UAE

10.6.2 Saudi Arabia

10.6.3 Egypt

10.6.4 Rest of the Middle East & Africa

11. Competitive Landscape

12. Company Profile

13. Conclusion

13.1 Key findings

13.1.1 From CEO’s viewpoint

13.1.2 Unmet Needs of the Market

13.2 Key Companies to Watch

13.3 Prediction of Tonsil Cancer Market

14. Appendix