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Fracture of mandibular reconstruction plates used after tumor resection.
PURPOSE We assessed the incidence of fractured plates after primary temporary AO plate reconstruction of the mandible following tumor resection. PATIENTS AND METHODS One hundred ten patients wereExpand
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A study of osteoclast-related cytokines in mandibular invasion by squamous cell carcinoma.
The purpose of this study was to analyze the mechanism of bone invasion in carcinoma of the mandibular gingiva. We investigated 38 specimens of lower gingival carcinoma and histopathologicallyExpand
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Anterolateral thigh flap.
A 64-year-old Japanese male had a squamous cell carcinoma (T4N1M0) in the left gingival and buccal mucosa, so a radical wide resection involving left radical neck dissection was performed. AnExpand
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Correlation between reduction of syndecan-1 expression and clinico-pathological parameters in squamous cell carcinoma of tongue.
We examined expression of syndecan-1 in squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of tongue using immunohistochemistry. Forty-three cases of SCC arising in lateral border of tongue were investigated. From theExpand
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Over-expression of DNA methyltransferases and CDKN2A gene methylation status in squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity.
The present study was designed to investigate the potential relationship between CDKN2A (p16) gene hypermethylation, which has reported to be frequently observed in oral squamous cell carcinomasExpand
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Material analysis of AO plate fracture cases.
PURPOSE The clinical observation of fracture cases and material evaluation of fractured titanium plates were performed to investigate the causes of fracture. PATIENTS AND METHODS Fracture ofExpand
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A case of an ameloblastic fibro-odontoma arising from a calcifying odontogenic cyst.
This case report describes an ameloblastic fibro-odontoma arising from a calcifying odontogenic cyst (COC) in the mandible of a twenty-three-year old male. The patient was referred to the DepartmentExpand
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Quantification of telomerase activity of regions unstained with iodine solution that surround oral squamous cell carcinoma.
The aim of this study was to analyze the iodine-unstained region expanding around oral squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) by quantification of telomerase activity. The epithelial dysplasia often observedExpand
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Cell proliferation and tumour suppressor gene expression in iodine unstained area surrounding oral squamous cell carcinoma.
The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between epithelial dysplasia unstained with iodine and the expression of proliferating cell nuclear antigen (PCNA) and/or tumourExpand
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Oncocytic carcinoma arising in submandibular gland with immunohistochemical observations and review of the literature.
We report a case of oncocytic carcinoma arising in submandibular gland. The tumour occurred in the left submandibular gland of an 82-year-old Japanese man. Histologically, the tumour was mostlyExpand
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