Malignant Diseases of the Oral Mucosa


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Engin B. , Bairamov O., Kutlubay Z., Tuzun Y.

TURKDERM-TURKISH ARCHIVES OF DERMATOLOGY AND VENEROLOGY, cilt.46, ss.90-95, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 46
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4274/turkderm.46.s2.17
  • Dergi Adı: TURKDERM-TURKISH ARCHIVES OF DERMATOLOGY AND VENEROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.90-95

Özet

Oral cancer which is a significant world health problem is a subtype of head and neck cancer. They are the sixth most common malignant tumors worldwide. More than 90% of malignant tumors in the mouth are squamous cell carcinomas. Etiology of the oral squamous cell carcinoma is complex. The most important risk factors, especially in well-developed countries are tobacco smoking and alcohol exposure.. (Turkderm 2012; 46 Suppl 2: 90-5)