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P-ISSN: 2394-7489, E-ISSN: 2394-7497
ICV 2019: 92.11

2022, Vol. 8 Issue 2, Part F

Efficacy of mitomycin C in adjunct with intralesional steroids in the management of oral submucous fibrosis: A case report

AUTHOR(S): Dr. Jerusha Fernandes, Dr. Vishal Rana and Dr. Savina Gupta
ABSTRACT:A case of oral submucous fibrosis in a 45-year-old woman discusses its etiopathogenesis, clinical features of the condition and highlights the strong association of areca nut chewing as the potential factor in the etiology of this condition. Cessation of the areca nut chewing habit and submucosal administration of mitomycin and triamcinolone acetonide along with active physiotherapy exercises showed marked improvement of the condition.
Pages: 418-420  |  617 Views  210 Downloads


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How to cite this article:
Dr. Jerusha Fernandes, Dr. Vishal Rana, Dr. Savina Gupta. Efficacy of mitomycin C in adjunct with intralesional steroids in the management of oral submucous fibrosis: A case report. Int J Appl Dent Sci 2022;8(2):418-420. DOI: https://doi.org/10.22271/oral.2022.v8.i2f.1539
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