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Disease Leukoplakia, Oral

Name Leukoplakia, Oral
Synonyms Keratosis, Oral | Leukokeratoses, Oral | Leukokeratosis, Oral | Leukoplakias, Oral | Oral Leukokeratoses | Oral Leukokeratosis | Oral Leukoplakia | Oral Leukoplakias
Definition A white patch seen on the oral mucosa. It is considered a premalignant condition and is often tobacco-induced. When evidence of Epstein-Barr virus is present, the condition is called hairy leukoplakia (LEUKOPLAKIA, HAIRY).
Categories Cancer | Mouth disease | Pathology (anatomical condition)
MeSH® ID D007972

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1. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Site Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Head and Neck Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mouth Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Leukoplakia, Oral Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. 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 Leukoplakia, Oral Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesStomatognathic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mouth Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mouth Neoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Leukoplakia, Oral Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
4. 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 Leukoplakia, Oral Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Leukoplakia, Oral Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Leukoplakia, Hairy