Delayed diagnosis of oral squamous cell carcinoma: a case series

@inproceedings{Akbulut2011DelayedDO,
  title={Delayed diagnosis of oral squamous cell carcinoma: a case series},
  author={Nihat Akbulut and Bengi Oztaş and Şebnem Kurşun and Sehrazat Evirgen},
  booktitle={Journal of medical case reports},
  year={2011}
}
INTRODUCTION In malign neoplasms, oral cancer is one of the important causes of mortality and morbidity. Squamous cell carcinoma is the most common form of oral cancers in adults and is related to risk factors such as smoking and alcohol consumption. CASE PRESENTATION In this article, we present three case reports of oral squamous cell carcinomas with delayed diagnosis. The first patient was a 52-year-old Turkish man, the second patient was a 61-year-old Turkish man and the third patient was… CONTINUE READING
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