A metabonomic approach to the diagnosis of oral squamous cell carcinoma, oral lichen planus and oral leukoplakia.


Early diagnosis of oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) and precursor lesions is an attractive strategy to decrease patient morbidity and mortality, but presently there are no satisfied diagnostic approaches. This study proposed a metabonomics-based diagnostic approach for OSCC and its precancerous lesions, including oral lichen planus (OLP) and oral… (More)