Oral submucous fibrosis

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Oral submucous fibrosis

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The terms "Oral submucous fibrosis" returned 106 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Versatility of nasolabial flaps for the management of severe trismus in oral submucous fibrosis.
 

Author(s): S M Balaji

Journal: Indian J Dent Res. ;27(5):492-497.

 

Oral submucous fibrosis (OSMF) is a chronic insidious disease affecting any part of the oral cavity and sometimes the pharynx. It is a collagen-related disorder predominantly associated with tobacco/areca nut chewing habit and characterized by progressive hyalinization of the submucosa. ...

Last Updated: 14 Dec 2016

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Roles of CYP1A1 and CYP2E1 Gene Polymorphisms in Oral Submucous Fibrosis.
 

Author(s): Punyo Yaming, Aadithya Basavaraj Urs, Alpana Saxena, Mariyam Zuberi

Journal: Asian Pac. J. Cancer Prev.. 2016 ;17(7):3335-40.

 

Oral submucous fibrosis (OSF) is a precancerous condition with a 4 to13% malignant transformation rate. Related to the habit of areca nut chewing it is mainly prevalent in Southeast Asian countries where the habit of betel quid chewing is frequently practised. On chewing, alkaloids ...

Last Updated: 11 Aug 2016

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Quantitative proteomic analysis for novel biomarkers of buccal squamous cell carcinoma arising in background of oral submucous fibrosis.
 

Author(s): Wen Liu, Lijuan Zeng, Ning Li, Fei Wang, Canhua Jiang, Feng Guo, Xinqun Chen, Tong Su, Chunjiao Xu, Shanshan Zhang, Changyun Fang

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In South and Southeast Asian, the majority of buccal squamous cell carcinoma (BSCC) can arise from oral submucous fibrosis (OSF). BSCCs develop in OSF that are often not completely resected, causing local relapse. The aim of our study was to find candidate protein biomarkers to detect ...

Last Updated: 3 Aug 2016

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The terms "Oral submucous fibrosis" returned 7 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Prosthetic rehabilitation of oral submucous fibrosis patients: A systematic review of published case reports and case series.
 

Author(s): Shankargouda Patil, Sachin Chakradhar Sarode, Gargi S Sarode, Shilpa Bhandi, Kamran Habib Awan, Marco Ferrari

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Oral submucous fibrosis (OSF) is an insidious chronic condition characterized by restricted mouth opening. Prosthetic rehabilitation is challenging for OSF patients as obtaining a good impression requires adequate mouth opening. The aim of the present review is to systematically present ...

Last Updated: 6 Sep 2017

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Pathogenesis of oral submucous fibrosis.
 

Author(s): Saba Khan, Laxmikanth Chatra, Shenai K Prashanth, K M Veena, Prasanna Kumar Rao

Journal: J Cancer Res Ther. ;8(2):199-203.

 

Data from recent epidemiological studies provide overwhelming evidence that areca nut is the main etiological factor for oral submucous fibrosis (OSF). It is logical to hypothesize that the increased collagen synthesis or reduced collagen degradation is the possible mechanism in the ...

Last Updated: 30 Jul 2012

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Oral submucous fibrosis: a report of two pediatric cases and a brief review.
 

Author(s): R Dhariwal, J G Ray, S Mohanty Pattanayak, N Swain

Journal: J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent. ;30(1):85-8.

 

Oral submucous fibrosis is a chronic debilitating disorder which is usually seen in adults with areca nut chewing habit. A rapid upsurge in the popularity of commercial areca nut products, especially among the younger generation, is a cause of grave concern, as satisfactory management ...

Last Updated: 8 May 2012

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Evaluation of Auto Antibodies in Oral Sub Mucous Fibrosis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Oral Submucous Fibrosis

 

Last Updated: 12 Jul 2017

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