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Odontogenic myxoma of the jaws: a clinical, radiologic, immunohistochemical, and ultrastructural study.
Ten cases of odontogenic myxoma were evaluated radiologically, histologically, and histochemically. Ultrastructural examination was performed in five cases. Stellate cells with branching processesExpand
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Oral tuberculosis: a clinical evaluation of 42 cases.
OBJECTIVES A retrospective review of a large series of oro-facial cases of tuberculosis to analyse clinical, histopathological, and radiological aspects, as well as those of chemotherapy. MATERIALSExpand
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Immune activation and chronic inflammation as the cause of malignancy in oral lichen planus: is there any evidence ?
The association of chronic inflammation with a variety of epithelial malignancies has been recognised for centuries. Well established examples include, among many others, oesophageal adenocarcinomaExpand
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The World Cancer Report and the burden of oral cancer.
The WHO has recently provided the most comprehensive global examination of cancer to date, through the publication of the World Cancer Report (WCR). According to IARC-WHO estimates, cancer rates areExpand
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The treatment of oral aphthous ulceration or erosive lichen planus with topical clobetasol propionate in three preparations: a clinical and pilot study on 54 patients.
BACKGROUND This study evaluated the clinical use of a corticosteroid in three preparations (topical clobetasol propionate ointment, clobetasol propionate in an oral analgesic base, and clobetasolExpand
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Oral lichen planus and HCV infection: a clinical evaluation of 263 cases
Background Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection induces variable dermatologic manifestations. Our purpose was to determine whether there is an association between HCV infection and oral lichen planusExpand
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Survivin expression in oral squamous cell carcinoma
A series of 110 cases of oral squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) together with six lymph node and one distant metastatic lesions was analysed for expression of survivin, a recent apoptosis inhibitor, byExpand
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Number II. Pemphigus vulgaris.
Pemphigus is a group of potentially life-threatening autoimmune diseases characterized by cutaneous and/or mucosal blistering. Pemphigus vulgaris (PV), the most common variant, is characterized byExpand
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Oral mucosal disease: pemphigus.
Pemphigus defines a group of rare mucocutaneous autoimmune diseases of which pemphigus vulgaris (PV) is the most common. The aetiology and pathogenesis of PV are not completely clear, but there is aExpand
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Anxiety, Depression, and Pain in Burning Mouth Syndrome: First Chicken or Egg?
Background.— Burning mouth syndrome (BMS) is an idiopathic and chronic pain condition for which patients may experience high levels of pain, anxiety, and depression. So far, it has not yet been wellExpand
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