Andrew Martof

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The aims of this systematic review were to determine, in patients receiving cancer therapy, the prevalence of clinical oral fungal infection and fungal colonization, to determine the impact on quality of life and cost of care, and to review current management strategies for oral fungal infections. Thirty-nine articles that met the inclusion/exclusion(More)
The major risk factors for developing oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma in the United States include smoking, alcohol, syphilis, and herpes simplex virus type 1. It is difficult to locate a report of squamous cell carcinoma arising in association with osseointegrated dental implants, despite their frequent use. We report an unusual series of 3 cases of(More)
We have presented a case of diffuse mixed lymphocytic and histiocytic lymphoma that appeared as persistent oral ulcerations in a pituitary dwarf with combined variable immunodeficiency. The difficulty in diagnosis is emphasized and the differential features of polymorphic reticulosis, Wegener's granulomatosis, malignant lymphoma, and idiopathic midline(More)
PURPOSE A patient with a lateral oral tongue cancer was treated with high-dose rate brachytherapy using an oral applicator with embedded lead shielding making conventional simulation, using either kilovoltage computed tomography or radiographs, impossible because of scatter artifact. METHODS AND MATERIALS Treatment simulation was accomplished using(More)
We describe a 2-year-old girl with virtual absence of body and scalp hair, rounded nails, thin dental enamel, preaxial polydactyly of feet, and unusual facial appearance. This combination of findings is not similar to that of any of the previously described ectodermal dysplasia syndromes and may represent a new disorder.
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