Oral leukoplakia

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Oral leukoplakia

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Oral leukoplakia" returned 110 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

E-cadherin as a potential biomarker of malignant transformation in oral leukoplakia: a retrospective cohort study.
 

Author(s): Sandra Ventorin von Zeidler, Talitha de Souza Botelho, Elismauro Francisco Mendonça, Aline Carvalho Batista

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Numerous attempts have been made to establish and develop tumor markers that could determine the susceptibility of normal tissues to transform into cancerous ones. To determine whether altered expression patterns of E-cadherin could be an early event in the progression of potentially ...

Last Updated: 1 Jan 2015

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Clinicopathologic assessment of Candida colonization of oral leukoplakia.
 

Author(s): Reena Sarkar, G P Rathod

Journal: Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. ;80(5):413-8.

 

Leukoplakia is the most common premalignant lesion of the oral mucosa. We studied the colonization of Candida in oral leukoplakia using direct microscopy, culture and histopathology to determine if there is a statistical correlation between Candida invasion and the clinical appearance ...

Last Updated: 9 Sep 2014

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Role of CYP2E1 genetic polymorphism in the development of oral leukoplakia among tobacco users in North Indian population.
 

Author(s): S Gupta, O P Gupta, S Srivastava

Journal: Indian J Cancer. ;51(2):154-8.

 

The aim of the study to find out role of CYP2E1 genetic polymorphism in development of oral leukoplakia among tobacco users in North Indian population, this study was carried out at Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, King George's Medical University, Lucknow, UP.

Last Updated: 8 Aug 2014

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The terms "Oral leukoplakia" returned 5 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Systematic review of randomized trials for the treatment of oral leukoplakia.
 

Author(s): Giovanni Lodi, Andrea Sardella, Cristina Bez, Federica Demarosi, Antonio Carrassi

Journal: J Dent Educ. 2002 Aug;66(8):896-902.

 

Oral leukoplakia is a relatively common oral lesion that, in a varying proportion of cases, undergoes malignant transformation. The aim of this review was to assess the effectiveness of treatments for leukoplakia. Randomized controlled trials (RCTs) enrolling patients with a diagnosis ...

Last Updated: 6 Sep 2002

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Tobacco use and oral leukoplakia.
 

Author(s): J Bánóczy, Z Gintner, C Dombi

Journal: J Dent Educ. 2001 Apr;65(4):322-7.

 

The increase in cancer mortality throughout the world justifies the study of its causes and development. Hungary has the highest mortality rate from oropharyngeal cancer out of forty-six countries. Tobacco use is implicated in the development of oral cancer, and oral leukoplakia as ...

Last Updated: 4 May 2001

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Least Invasive Nonlinear Light Microscopy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Oral Leukoplakia; Oral Cancer

 

Last Updated: 14 Dec 2009

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Infectious Aetiology of Potentially Malignant Disorders and Squamous Cell Carcinomas of the Oral Cavity
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity; Leukoplakia Oral

 

Last Updated: 4 Apr 2013

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Photodynamic Therapy for Oral Precursor Lesions
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Leukoplakia; Lichen

 

Last Updated: 12 May 2015

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