Leukoplakia

Known as: Leukoplakia [Disease/Finding], Leukoplakic Lesions, leucoplakia 
A white patch or plaque on a mucous membrane that cannot be characterized clinically or pathologically as any other disease. The diagnosis of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
MicroRNAs (miRs) are non-coding RNA molecules involved in cancer initiation and progression. Deregulated miR expression has been… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
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
Highly Cited
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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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Our 10-year translational study of the oral premalignant lesion (OPL) model has advanced the basic understanding of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
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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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
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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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
We conducted a study to identify the viruses in tissue specimens of oral "hairy" leukoplakia, a lesion that is found in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Up to 6% of oral leukoplakia, a relatively common mucosal disease, can be expected to become malignant. This report describes a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
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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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
During a 13-year period, 3256 specimens clinically diagnosed as leukoplakia (('keratosis," "white patch") were submitted to the… (More)
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