oral cancer oral cancer

Definition(s):

  • (n) malignant neoplasm of the lips of mouth; most common in men over the age of 60

Usage(s):

  1. Most riveting is the portrait Schroeder paints of the family's dealing with Susie's oral cancer.
  2. And by the way, you're also facing a risk of oral cancer that's 16 times greater than that of a nonsmoker.

News

  1. Blood Test May One Day Detect Oral Cancer from Oral Sex

    A blood test may one day detect human papillomavirus to identify those of increased risk of HPV-related oral cancer as a result of oral sex, U.S. researchers say.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: ThirdAge

  2. Blood test one day may detect oral cancer from oral sex

    BETHESDA, Md., June 17 (UPI) -- A test may one day detect human papillomavirus to identify those of increased risk of HPV-related oral cancer as a result of oral sex, U.S. researchers say.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: UPI

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