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ISSN Print: 2394-7489, ISSN Online: 2394-7497
ICV 2018: 74.52

International Journal of Applied Dental Sciences

2018, Vol. 4 Issue 4, Part A

Verrucous carcinoma with oral sub-mucous fibrosis: An uncommon occurrence

AUTHOR(S): Harsha Popli and Sunil Kumar
ABSTRACT:Verrucous carcinoma is a warty variant of squamous cell carcinoma showing exophytic and fungating growth. Oral submucous fibrosis is a chronic, potentially malignant condition and shows a 4.5% malignant transformation rate to squamous cell carcinoma. Transformation of verrucous carcinoma from OSMF is a rare occurrence and needs to be documented for creating awareness amongst clinicians for its early surveillance.
The present report documents a case of verrucous carcinoma arising from OSMF in a 35 year old male, an uncommon combination.
Pages: 01-04  |  648 Views  42 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Harsha Popli and Sunil Kumar. Verrucous carcinoma with oral sub-mucous fibrosis: An uncommon occurrence. International Journal of Applied Dental Sciences. 2018; 4(4): 01-04.
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