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ORAL CANCER: screening and early diagnosis – Clinical Tips


Oral cancer: screening and early diagnosis Silvio Abati and Alessandra Lissoni Vita-Salute San Raffaele University - Milano What is Oral Cancer? Oral cancer is a lethal disease, that if left untreated, dental professionals can encounter in their professional activity. Although not usually directly involved in the specific therapeutic phase, the role of the dentist and the dental hygienist...

The stages of dysplasia and the use of fluorescence in preventive screening – Clinical Tips


Oral cancer is cancer that develops in the tissues of the mouth or throat. It belongs to a larger group of cancers called head and neck cancers. Most develop in the squamous cells found in your mouth, tongue, and lips. Oral cancer is one of the most frequent cancers globally: in 2018, oral cancer occurred...