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"Leukoplakia"




  1. photo 10 Common Gum Ingredients That Are Worse Than Chewing Tobacco10 Common Gum Ingredients That Are Worse Than Chewing TobaccoTreatment
    problems such as tooth decay, cavities and gum disease. Smokeless tobacco can also increase your blood pressure and heart rate and can contribute to heart disease and stroke and you can develop leukoplakiaRead more
  2. photo 8 ways to recognize cancer earlier without harmful medical testing8 ways to recognize cancer earlier without harmful medical testingNews
    coughing that brings up blood is an immediate indication to seek professional help.White patches inside the mouth and on the tongue may be leukoplakia. This is a pre-cancerous area that's caused by frequentRead more
  3. photo Secrets Your Tongue Holds About Your HealthSecrets Your Tongue Holds About Your HealthTreatment
    with compromised or lowered immune systems. Leukoplakia: This is an overgrowth of cells in the mouth that could become cancerous. Smokeless tobacco users are particularly at risk. Red Tongue: A red tongueRead more

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Leukoplakia

Disease

Leukoplakia (also termed leucoplakia, leukokeratosis, leukoplasia, idiopathic leukoplakia, idiopathic keratosis, or idiopathic white patch), normally refers to a condition where areas of keratosis appear as firmly attached white patches on the mucous membranes of the oral cavity, although the term is sometimes used for white patches of other gastrointestinal tract mucosal sites, or mucosal...More