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Disease Leukoplakia

Name Leukoplakia
Synonyms Lesion, Leukoplakic | Lesions, Leukoplakic | Leukokeratoses | Leukokeratosis | Leukoplakias | Leukoplakic Lesion | Leukoplakic Lesions
Definition A white patch lesion found on a MUCOUS MEMBRANE that cannot be scraped off. Leukoplakia is generally considered a precancerous condition, however its appearance may also result from a variety of HEREDITARY DISEASES.
Categories Cancer | Pathology (anatomical condition)
MeSH® ID D007971

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1. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Precancerous Conditions Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Leukoplakia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathological Conditions, Anatomical Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Leukoplakia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Leukoplakia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Leukoplakia, Oral Has associated chemicals Has associated genes