The prognostic role of clinical, morphological and molecular markers in oral squamous cell tumors.

@article{Nmeth2005ThePR,
  title={The prognostic role of clinical, morphological and molecular markers in oral squamous cell tumors.},
  author={Zsolt N{\'e}meth and Norbert Velich and Stefan Nicolae Bogdan and M{\'a}rta Ujp{\'a}l and Gy M Szab{\'o} and Zsuzsanna Suba},
  journal={Neoplasma},
  year={2005},
  volume={52 2},
  pages={95-102}
}
Despite of considerable advances in the diagnostic and therapeutic possibilities, the prognosis of epithelial tumors in the oral cavity is still very poor. A knowledge of the prognostic factors at the beginning of treatment is therefore indispensable for determination of the appropriate therapy for the given patient. These factors may be linked to the patient (e.g. age, sex, general condition and immunological parameters) or to the tumor localization. A survey of the literature reveals that the… CONTINUE READING