Oral cancer can affect any part of the mouth, including the tongue and lips. Symptoms include a sore or ulcer for more than three weeks. Accurate and rapid diagnosis can help in extending survival and preventing the progression of disease. Color Atlas of Oral cancer covers all aspects of oral cancer, serving as a straightforward guide and reference for dentists and clinicians.
This book provides an overview of clinical examination and a complete list of recent advances in radiographic diagnostic aids. Treatment options and prevention are also covered in depth. Atlas of Oral Cancer features nearly 200 images including histopathology photographs.
Full colour photographic details of histopathology of potentially malignant disorders and squamous cell carcinoma
Aids understanding of oral cancer and the importance of preventive measures
Details a variety of oral cancers from causes and presentation, through to screening, diagnosis, treatment and prevention
Includes nearly 200 images
KMK Masthan MDS Professor and Head, Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, Sree Balaji, Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, India Vidyarani Shyamsundar MDS Reader, Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India N Aravindha Babu MDS Professor, Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 Epidemiology Chapter 3 Causes of Oral Potentially Malignant Disorder and Cancer Chapter 4 Clinical Features of Oral Potentially Malignant Disorders Chapter 5 Clinical Presentation of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC) Chapter 6 Histopathology of Oral Potentially Malignant Disorders Chapter 7 Histopathology of Squamous Cell Carcinoma Chapter 8 Metastasis Chapter 9 Cancer Immunology Chapter 10 Screening for Oral Cancers and Potentially Malignant Disorders Chapter 11 Diagnosis Chapter 12 Prevention Chapter 13 Treatment