Leukoplakia, Oral

Known as: Leukoplakia of Mouth, Leukoplakia, Oral [Disease/Finding], Oral idiopathic white patch 
A white patch or plaque on the oral cavity mucosa that cannot be characterized clinically or pathologically as any other disease. The diagnosis of… (More)

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1952-2017
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2011
2011
Oral cancer, one of the six most common human cancers with an overall 5-year survival rate of <50%, is often not diagnosed until… (More)
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2009
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2009
MicroRNAs (miRs) are non-coding RNA molecules involved in cancer initiation and progression. Deregulated miR expression has been… (More)
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2007
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2007
At a workshop coordinated by the WHO Collaborating Centre for Oral Cancer and Precancer in the UK issues related to terminology… (More)
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2003
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2003
In areas where the practise of betel quid chewing is widespread and the chewers also often smoke and drink alcohol, the relation… (More)
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2001
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2001
BACKGROUND Oral leukoplakia may develop into squamous-cell carcinoma, which has a poor prognosis. Risk factors for oral carcinoma… (More)
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2000
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2000
Our 10-year translational study of the oral premalignant lesion (OPL) model has advanced the basic understanding of… (More)
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1998
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1998
A follow-up study of a hospital-based population of 166 patients with oral leukoplakia revealed a 2.9% annual malignant… (More)
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1996
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1996
To better understand genetic alterations in oral premalignant lesions, we examined 84 oral leukoplakia samples from 37 patients… (More)
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1986
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1986
13-cis-Retinoic acid has been reported to be effective in treating oral leukoplakia. We randomly assigned 44 patients with this… (More)
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1984
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1984
Two hundred fifty-seven patients with oral leukoplakia were studied and followed for an average period of 7.2 years. All lesions… (More)
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