Oral squamous cell carcinoma

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Oral squamous cell carcinoma

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The terms "Oral squamous cell carcinoma" returned 588 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Expression analysis of SPARC/osteonectin in oral squamous cell carcinoma patients: from saliva to surgical specimen.
 

Author(s): Gabriella Aquino, Rocco Sabatino, Monica Cantile, Corrado Aversa, Franco Ionna, Gerardo Botti, Elvira La Mantia, Francesca Collina, Gabriella Malzone, Giuseppe Pannone, Nunzia Simona Losito, Renato Franco, Francesco Longo

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2013 ;2013():736438.

 

Oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) remains a significant cause of morbidity and mortality, with approximately 540,000 new cases annually worldwide. The molecular mechanisms related to the pathogenesis of this disease are still poorly understood. The discovery of a molecular marker ...

Last Updated: 7 Jan 2014

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Effects of genetic variants of CCR5 chemokine receptors on oral squamous cell carcinoma.
 

Author(s): C R Tanyel, Z B Cincin, B Gokcen-Rohlig, K Bektas-Kayhan, M Unur, B Cakmakoglu

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We aimed to evaluate the effect of genetic variants of the chemokine C-C motif receptor (CCR5) in the pathogenesis of oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC). A total of 127 patients diagnosed with OSCC and 104 healthy individuals were included in the study. The polymorphisms CCR5 59029 ...

Last Updated: 4 Dec 2013

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Diagnostic delay in oral squamous cell carcinoma: the role of cognitive and psychological variables.
 

Author(s): Vera Panzarella, Giuseppe Pizzo, Francesco Calvino, Domenico Compilato, Giuseppe Colella, Giuseppina Campisi

Journal: Int J Oral Sci. 2014 Mar;6(1):39-45.

 

This retrospective study investigated, in two cohorts of subjects living in Southern Italy and awaiting treatment for oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC), the variables related to diagnostic delay ascribable to the patient, with particular reference to the cognitive and psychological ...

Last Updated: 21 Mar 2014

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The terms "Oral squamous cell carcinoma" returned 26 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Oral cavity and oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma genomics.
 

Author(s): Marietta Tan, Jeffrey N Myers, Nishant Agrawal

Journal: Otolaryngol. Clin. North Am.. 2013 Aug;46(4):545-66.

 

Recent technological advances now permit the study of the entire cancer genome, which can elucidate complex pathway interactions that are not apparent at the level of single genes. In this review, the authors describe innovations that have allowed for whole-exome/genome analysis of ...

Last Updated: 5 Aug 2013

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Chemopreventive potential of flavonoids in oral squamous cell carcinoma in human studies.
 

Author(s): Marcello Iriti, Elena Maria Varoni

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Evidence available from nutritional epidemiology has indicated an inverse association between regular consumption of fruits and vegetables and the risk of developing certain types of cancer. In turn, preclinical studies have attributed the health-promoting effects of plant foods to ...

Last Updated: 16 Jul 2013

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Myofibroblasts and their relationship with oral squamous cell carcinoma.
 

Author(s): Priscilla Suassuna Carneiro LĂșcio, Alessandro Leite Cavalcanti, Pollianna Muniz Alves, Gustavo Pina Godoy, Cassiano Francisco Weege Nonaka

Journal: Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. ;79(1):112-8.

 

Myofibroblasts are hybrid-phenotype differentiated cells in between fibroblasts and smooth muscle cells. Due to their contractile features and ability to synthesize extracellular matrix components, cytokines, proteases, and proangiogenic factors, myofibroblasts have been implicated ...

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2013

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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: 26 Nov 2011

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TPF Induction Chemotherapy for Locally Advanced and Resectable Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Stage III Oral Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Stage IVA Oral Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 1 Mar 2012

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Laser Mucite ORL : Effectiveness of Laser Therapy for Mucositis Induced by a Radio-chemotherapy in Head and Neck Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Oropharynx; Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Hypopharynx; Oral Mucositis

 

Last Updated: 17 Jan 2013

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