Current concepts in the management of oral cancer.

  title={Current concepts in the management of oral cancer.},
  author={Andrew J Lyons},
  journal={Dental update},
  volume={33 9},
  pages={538-9, 542-5}
For patients diagnosed with oral cancer, treatment may involve surgery or radiotherapy alone, or a combination of the two. Where radiotherapy is the sole modality, the addition of chemotherapy may be beneficial, particularly with advanced tumours. If the treatment is surgery, this may involve extensive microsurgical reconstruction. Follow up of treated… CONTINUE READING