Apoptosis, mitosis, PCNA and bcl-2 in normal, leukoplakic
and malignant epithelia of the human oral cavity: prospective, in vivo study.
Clinically it is typically characterised by multiple, erythematous, nodular plaques ranging between 1 and 10 mm, unlike our case which presented with a leukoplakic
Gadivan, "Expression of Ki-67 in normal oral epithelium, leukoplakic
oral epithelium and oral squamous cell carcinoma," Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, vol.
Previous studies report on 80% HPV positive leukoplakias (6), and another study verified HPV DNA in 17.6% of oral leukoplakic
lesions and 19.7% of oral lichen planus lesions (7).
The possibility of primary laryngeal aspergillosis should be kept in mind while dealing with nonhealing and chronic laryngeal leukoplakic
lesions presenting with hoarseness, even in patients with a good immune status.
The appearance of the vocal folds varies, from erythematous, oedematous to leukoplakic
Hookli associated leukoplakia: The stem of hookli becomes hot when smoked causing leukoplakic
lesions on lower and upper labial mucosa.
areas showing an increased risk of malignant transformation, and hence requires frequent monitoring.
###leukoplakia which is in simple terms speckling over a leukoplakic
Terms that were not recommended "because of the confusion associated with the use" included Bowen disease, erythroplasia of Queyrat, carcinoma simplex, and leukoplakic
He had complete glottic closure, but he now had a new leukoplakic
lesion (figure 1).