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Gum neoplasm

Introduction: Gum neoplasm

Description of Gum neoplasm

Gum neoplasm (medical condition): Any cancer of the gum. The gum is the soft tissue surrounding the base of the teeth. The medical term for gums is gingival and thus gum cancer is ...more

Gum neoplasm: See also:

Gum cancer:
  »Introduction: Gum cancer
  »Symptoms of Gum cancer
  »Causes of Gum cancer
  »Treatments for Gum cancer

Gum neoplasm: Related Topics

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Gum neoplasm as a Disease

Gum neoplasm: Another name for Gum cancer (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Gum cancer
  »Symptoms of Gum cancer
  »Causes of Gum cancer
  »Treatments for Gum cancer

Gum neoplasm: Related Diseases

Gum neoplasm: Gum neoplasm is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Gum neoplasm

Some of the causes of Gum neoplasm are included in the list below:

  • Aphthous stomatitis
  • Herpes stomatitis
  • Self-limited viral disease (e.g., herpangina, hand-foot-mouth disease)
  • Chemotherapy drugs (especially 5-FU and methotrexate)
  • Squamous cell carcinoma should always be considered if a nonhealing ulcer or oral erosion is noted

Symptoms of Gum neoplasm (Gum cancer)

Some of the symptoms of Gum neoplasm incude:

Treatments for Gum neoplasm (Gum cancer)

Treatments for Gum neoplasm (Gum cancer) include:

  • Intralesional triamcinalone injections
  • Topical steroids
  • Local anesthetics
  • Combination of surgery, Radiation therapy and Chemotherapy

Treatment of Gum neoplasm: For more treatment information about Gum neoplasm, see treatment of Gum cancer (Gum neoplasm)

Gum neoplasm: Related Disease Topics

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