Oral squamous cell carcinoma

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Oral squamous cell carcinoma

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The terms "Oral squamous cell carcinoma" returned 945 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Minichromosome maintenance-2 (MCM2) expression differentiates oral squamous cell carcinoma from pre-cancerous lesions.
 

Author(s): Seyed Mohammad Razavi, Maryam Jafari, Mitra Heidarpoor, Saeedeh Khalesi

Journal: Malays J Pathol. 2015 Dec;37(3):253-8.

 

Proteins necessary for DNA replication and normal regulation for the cell cycle include minichromosome maintenance-2 (Mcm-2). Overexpression of this protein in several premalignant and malignant lesions has been observed. In this study, the diagnostic value of Mcm-2 expression in ...

Last Updated: 29 Dec 2015

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Serum big endothelin-1 as a biomarker in oral squamous cell carcinoma patients: an analytical study.
 

Author(s): Pritam Kumar Mankapure, Suresh Ramchandra Barpande, Jyoti Dilip Bhavthankar, Manda Mandale

Journal: J Appl Oral Sci. 2015 Oct;23(5):491-6.

 

Detection of abnormally elevated levels of molecules in patients with oral cancer may be useful in early diagnosis. These markers can be included in current Histopathology grading and in TNM staging systems of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma (OSCC) to make it more efficient. Several ...

Last Updated: 5 Nov 2015

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Evaluation of Lymphatic and Vascular Invasion in Relation to Clinicopathological Factors and Treatment Outcome in Oral Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma.
 

Author(s): Mohamad Adel, Huang-Kai Kao, Cheng-Lung Hsu, Jung-Ju Huang, Li-Yu Lee, Yenlin Huang, Timothy Browne, Ngan-Ming Tsang, Yu-Liang Chang, Kai-Ping Chang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Oct;94(43):e1510.

 

This study evaluated the associations between lymphatic and vascular invasion of oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) and clinicopathological manifestations, as well as their impact on patient outcomes after treatment.In total, 571 patients with primary OSCC who underwent surgery ...

Last Updated: 30 Oct 2015

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The terms "Oral squamous cell carcinoma" returned 40 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Oral cavity and oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma--an update.
 

Author(s): Angela C Chi, Terry A Day, Brad W Neville

Journal: CA Cancer J Clin. ;65(5):401-21.

 

Oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma (OC-SCC) is the most common malignancy of the head and neck (excluding nonmelanoma skin cancer). Recent trends have shown a dramatic rise in the incidence of oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma (OP-SCC), with a marked increase in lesions related ...

Last Updated: 9 Sep 2015

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Prognostic factors of survival rate in oral squamous cell carcinoma: clinical, histologic, genetic and molecular concepts.
 

Author(s): Nasim Taghavi, Ismail Yazdi

Journal: Arch Iran Med. 2015 May;18(5):314-9.

 

Oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) represents 95% of all forms of head and neck cancers. The five-year survival rate of OSCC patients has been reported approximately 50%, which is not satisfactory despite new treatment modalities. The aim of the current review is to present factors ...

Last Updated: 11 May 2015

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Current concepts and future of noninvasive procedures for diagnosing oral squamous cell carcinoma--a systematic review.
 

Author(s): Esam Omar

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Oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) has a remarkably high incidence worldwide, and a fairly serious prognosis, encouraging further research into advanced technologies for noninvasive methods of making early diagnoses, ideally in primary care settings.

Last Updated: 19 Apr 2015

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Survival Benefit of Elective Neck Dissection in T1,2N0M0 Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2015

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Last Updated: 11 Apr 2016

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Developing an In-vitro Diagnostic Risk-Stratification Test for Oral Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 22 Apr 2016

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