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Management of mandibular osteoradionecrosis corresponding to the severity of osteoradionecrosis and the method of radiotherapy
To demonstrate appropriate treatment methods for mandibular osteoradionecrosis (ORN) by evaluating previous results.
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A case of Sweet's syndrome (acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis) with palatal ulceration.
tosis), which was first described in 1964 by Sweet,1 is characterized by 4 cardinal features: 1) fever, 2) a relative increase of neutrophils in the peripheral blood, 3) skin lesions such as tenderExpand
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Assessment of cervical lymph node metastases using FDG-PET in patients with head and neck cancer
ObjectiveTo evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography (FDG-PET) relative to computed tomography (CT) for detecting metastatic cervical lymph nodes inExpand
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Specific p53 mutations predict poor prognosis in oral squamous cell carcinoma.
In this study, we focused on p53 mutations in specific regions, including DNA-binding surface regions, to clarify the correlation between mutations within the specific regions of p53 and clinicalExpand
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Remarkable response of juvenile diffuse sclerosing osteomyelitis of mandible to pamidronate.
We report a juvenile case of diffuse sclerosing osteomyelitis of the mandible that showed a favorable response to pamidronate, a bisphosphonate derivative. Although conventional treatments had beenExpand
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Diagnostic significance of carbamazepine and trigger zones in trigeminal neuralgia
Abstract Objective To investigate the relationship between the efficacy of carbamazepine (CBZ) and the presence of the trigger zone for diagnosis of trigeminal neuralgia (TN). Study design CBZ wasExpand
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Diagnostic significance of carbamazepine and trigger zones in trigeminal neuralgia
Abstracts on this page have been chosen and edited by Dr Trevor WattsAbstractTrigger zones are a strong indicator of the condition, and the effect of carbamazepine may confirm the diagnosis.
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Correlation between salivary interleukin‐6 levels and early locoregional recurrence in patients with oral squamous cell carcinoma: Preliminary study
We have demonstrated that salivary interleukin‐6 (IL‐6) concentrations change during the treatment in patients with oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC). We sought to elucidate the correlationsExpand
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Serum p53 antibodies as a prognostic indicator in oral squamous cell carcinoma
The purpose of the present study was to investigate the clinical usefulness of the detection of serum p53 antibodies (p53 Abs) in patients with oral squamous cell carcinoma (SCC). Preoperative valuesExpand
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Pain is associated with an endophytic cancer growth pattern in patients with oral squamous cell carcinoma before treatment
The origins and mechanisms of pain arising from oral cancer are important. Oral cancer pain impairs a patient’s quality of life. This study was undertaken to elucidate significant risk factorsExpand
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