Oral submucous fibrosis

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Oral submucous fibrosis

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The terms "Oral submucous fibrosis" returned 101 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Acute toxicities of adjuvant treatment in patients of oral squamous cell carcinoma with and without submucous fibrosis: A retrospective audit.
 

Author(s): Swagnik Chakrabarti, Aseem Mishra, Jai Prakash Agarwal, Apurva Garg, Deepa Nair, Pankaj Chaturvedi

Journal: J Cancer Res Ther. ;12(2):932-7.

 

To assess the severity of acute toxicities of postoperative adjuvant therapy on oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) patients with and without submucous fibrosis (SMF).

Last Updated: 27 Jul 2016

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Aberrant DKK3 expression in the oral leukoplakia and oral submucous fibrosis: a comparative immunohistochemical study.
 

Author(s): T Al-Dhohorah, M Mashrah, Z Yao, J Huang

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We aimed to assess and compare the expression of Dickkopf homolog 3 (DKK3), a possible tumor suppressor gene (TSG), in oral leukoplakia (OLK) and oral submucous fibrosis (OSF) using immunohistochemistry. Seventy-five cases of normal oral mucosa (NOM), OLK, OSF, and squamous cell carcinoma ...

Last Updated: 28 Jun 2016

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The terms "Oral submucous fibrosis" returned 6 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Oral submucous fibrosis, a clinically benign but potentially malignant disease: report of 3 cases and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Ajit Auluck, Miriam P Rosin, Lewei Zhang, K N Sumanth

Journal: J Can Dent Assoc. 2008 Oct;74(8):735-40.

 

Oral submucous fibrosis (OSF) is a premalignant condition mainly associated with the practice of chewing betel quid containing areca nut, a habit common among South Asian people. It is characterized by inflammation, increased deposition of submucosal collagen and formation of fibrotic ...

Last Updated: 10 Oct 2008

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Evaluation of Auto Antibodies in Oral Sub Mucous Fibrosis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Oral Submucous Fibrosis

 

Last Updated: 2 Jan 2017

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