Leukoplakia, Oral Cavity Cancer Risk, and Cancer Survival in the U.S. Elderly.

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Screening for oral leukoplakia, an oral cavity cancer (OCC) precursor, could lead to earlier detection of OCC. However, the progression rate from leukoplakia to OCC and the benefits of leukoplakia screening for improving OCC outcomes are currently unclear. We conducted a case-cohort study of U.S. adults ages ≥65 years in the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and… (More)
DOI: 10.1158/1940-6207.CAPR-15-0091

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@article{Yanik2015LeukoplakiaOC, title={Leukoplakia, Oral Cavity Cancer Risk, and Cancer Survival in the U.S. Elderly.}, author={Elizabeth L Yanik and Hormuzd A. Katki and Michael Jonah Silverberg and M. Michele Manos and Eric A. Engels and Anil Chaturvedi}, journal={Cancer prevention research}, year={2015}, volume={8 9}, pages={857-63} }