"Leukoplakia, Oral" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A white patch seen on the oral mucosa. It is considered a premalignant condition and is often tobacco-induced. When evidence of Epstein-Barr virus is present, the condition is called hairy leukoplakia (LEUKOPLAKIA, HAIRY).
- Leukoplakia, Oral
- Leukoplakias, Oral
- Oral Leukoplakia
- Oral Leukoplakias
- Leukokeratosis, Oral
- Leukokeratoses, Oral
- Oral Leukokeratoses
- Oral Leukokeratosis
- Keratosis, Oral
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Leukoplakia, Oral" by people in Profiles.
Reed SG, Wahlquist AE. Adults With Oral High-risk Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and/or Smoking History Have a Higher Risk for Clinically Diagnosed Oral Premalignant Lesions. J Evid Based Dent Pract. 2015 Sep; 15(3):134-6.
Anderson WD, Treister NS, Mayeaux EJ, Nalliah RP. Oral lesions you can't afford to miss. J Fam Pract. 2015 Jul; 64(7):392-9.
Yang CZ, Ma J, Luo QQ, Neskey DM, Zhu DW, Liu Y, Myers JN, Zhang CP, Zhang ZY, Zhong LP. Elevated level of serum growth differentiation factor 15 is associated with oral leukoplakia and oral squamous cell carcinoma. J Oral Pathol Med. 2014 Jan; 43(1):28-34.
Shibly O, Cummings KM, Zambon JJ. Resolution of oral lesions after tobacco cessation. J Periodontol. 2008 Sep; 79(9):1797-801.
Chi AC, Lambert PR, Pan Y, Li R, Vo DT, Edwards E, Gangarosa P, Neville BW. Is alveolar ridge keratosis a true leukoplakia?: A clinicopathologic comparison of 2,153 lesions. J Am Dent Assoc. 2007 May; 138(5):641-51.
Neville BW, Day TA. Oral cancer and precancerous lesions. CA Cancer J Clin. 2002 Jul-Aug; 52(4):195-215.
Neville BW, Coleman PJ, Richardson MS. Verruciform xanthoma associated with an intraoral warty dyskeratoma. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 1996 Jan; 81(1):3-4.
Ning Y, Yongshan Y, Pai GS, Gross AJ. Heterozygote detection through bleomycin-induced G2 chromatid breakage in dyskeratosis congenita families. Cancer Genet Cytogenet. 1992 May; 60(1):31-4.
Nichols GE, Cooper PH, Underwood PB, Greer KE. White sponge nevus. Obstet Gynecol. 1990 Sep; 76(3 Pt 2):545-8.