Comparative Study of Acrylic Color and India Ink for Their Use as a Surgical Margin Inks in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

  title={Comparative Study of Acrylic Color and India Ink for Their Use as a Surgical Margin Inks in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma},
  author={Anuprita Patil and Rahul Anand and Pratiksha G Mahajan},
  journal={World Journal of Dentistry},
Objective: To compare acrylic color and India ink for their use as a surgical margin. Since, acrylic paints are available in multiple colors, they can be used to mark different surgical margins with different specific colors. Materials and methods: The study was carried out on 30 surgically excised and formalin fixed oral squamous cell car­ cinoma (OSCC) specimens. Four surgical margins of each 15 specimens were marked with India ink and the remaining were marked with acrylic colors. The… 

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