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Exemplary Delineation of OSMF Turning Malicious


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1 Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology, Post Graduate Institute of Dental Sciences, Haryana, India
2 Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology, Post Graduate Intitute of Dental Sciences, Haryana, India
3 Department of Oral Anatomy, Post Graduate Institute of Dental Sciences, Haryana, India
 

Oral submucous fibrosis (OSMF) is a well-recognized, potentially malignant condition of the oral cavity that can affect any part of the oral mucosa. It is strongly associated with a risk of oral cancer, although the biology underlying this association is still unresolved. The purpose of this paper is to show the histopathological prototypical illustration of OSMF turning into oral squamous cell carcinoma.

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Malignant Transformation, Oral Submucous Fibrosis, Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma.
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Authors

Anjali Narwal
Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology, Post Graduate Institute of Dental Sciences, Haryana, India
Mala Kamboj
Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology, Post Graduate Intitute of Dental Sciences, Haryana, India
Shruti Gupta
Department of Oral Anatomy, Post Graduate Institute of Dental Sciences, Haryana, India
Esha Singh
Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology, Post Graduate Institute of Dental Sciences, Haryana, India
Pooja Sharma
Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology, Post Graduate Institute of Dental Sciences, Haryana, India

Abstract


Oral submucous fibrosis (OSMF) is a well-recognized, potentially malignant condition of the oral cavity that can affect any part of the oral mucosa. It is strongly associated with a risk of oral cancer, although the biology underlying this association is still unresolved. The purpose of this paper is to show the histopathological prototypical illustration of OSMF turning into oral squamous cell carcinoma.

Keywords


Malignant Transformation, Oral Submucous Fibrosis, Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma.

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