Scrape Cytology – Can It Replace Punch Biopsy in Diagnosing Oral Lesions ?

@inproceedings{Jha2014ScrapeC,
  title={Scrape Cytology – Can It Replace Punch Biopsy in Diagnosing Oral Lesions ?},
  author={Bharti K. Jha and Arpita Roy and Sayantan Jana and Chandni Patel and Piyush Vaghela and Sonal Gupta},
  year={2014}
}
Background: Oropharyngeal carcinoma is one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality in Indian population due to increased use of tobacco chewing products. Mucosal biopsy is widely regarded as the gold standard for detecting oral carcinomas, but exfoliative cytology are increasingly used for early detection of malignancy and strict follow up in… CONTINUE READING