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DENTAL SCIENCE - SHORT COMMUNICATION
Year : 2012  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 6  |  Page : 341-343

The need for early detection of neck nodal metastasis in squamous cell carcinoma of oral cavity


1 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Annaswamy Mudaliar General Hospital, Bangalore, India
2 Department of OMFS, JJKN Dental College and Hospital, Komarapalayam, Tamil Nadu, India
3 HOSMAT Hospital, Bangalore, India

Correspondence Address:
P Satish Kumaran
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Annaswamy Mudaliar General Hospital, Bangalore
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0975-7406.100300

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In the Indian subcontinent, the incidence of squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity has been constantly increasing despite the improvement in the awareness about squamous cell carcinoma. The patients generally report to us in the period in which the tumor would have undergone metastasis. This article highlights about the grading, staging, and decision-making regarding the surgical management of squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity. The article also stresses upon the early detection of the lesion by the practitioner for a definitive successful surgical treatment of the patient.


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