Cancer is basically known as the uncontrollable growth of the cells which may impact the surrounding cells. Day by day, oral cancer cases are increasing across different parts of the world.
In the context of oral cancer, it may occur in any part of the mouth including – hard and soft palate, lips, tongue, cheeks and floor of the mouth. It’s life-threatening if we don’t go for the treatment at an early stage. Sometimes, people cannot identify the same at an early stage but o ur oral cancer specialists can check the same at Clinic Eximus.
Symptoms given below can explore much about oral cancer, therefore it’s a prerequisite to take care of these symptoms. Don’t ignore these early signs.
Sometimes early findings can be missed as there are no symptoms, so schedule yourself for a thorough dental examination by an oral cancer expert every 6 months.
Precancer is a stage where there are increased chances of developing cancer in that area. Precancer is a stage before cancer .Not necessarily all cases will turn into cancer, but one cannot be sure which cases will turn into cancer in the long term. Cancer on the other hand is uncontrolled growth of cells in the body more often in a particular area.
Tobacco, betel nut, alcohol produces “free radicals” in the body i.e. atoms with unpaired electrons. These are neutralized by ‘Antioxidants” which are derived from food. . In cases where free radicals are not neutralized by antioxidants, they damage cells and cause cancer.
Thorough examination by an Oral physician.
Precancer can be treated by medicines, injections, diet supplements, surgery but the choice of treatment depends on the condition when the patient reports.
Cancer is treated by chemotherapy, radiotherapy, and surgery.