International Journal of Oral Health Sciences

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2022  |  Volume : 12  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 46--49

Inflammation and oral cancer


Jaya Singh, Trupti Jain, Rahul Agrawal, Akhilesh Chandra 
 Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, Faculty of Dental Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Jaya Singh
Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology, Faculty of Dental Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
India

Inflammation is the chief causative agent of many chronic diseases including cancer of all origins. Oral squamous cell carcinoma is the third-most common cancer in India and chronic inflammation plays a pivotal role in tumorigenesis. Early diagnosis is the key to better survival of these patients. Targeted prevention and treatment have been promising avenues in oral cancer management. This review sheds a light on the association between inflammation and oral cancer and the biomarkers associated with cancer progression.


How to cite this article:
Singh J, Jain T, Agrawal R, Chandra A. Inflammation and oral cancer.Int J Oral Health Sci 2022;12:46-49


How to cite this URL:
Singh J, Jain T, Agrawal R, Chandra A. Inflammation and oral cancer. Int J Oral Health Sci [serial online] 2022 [cited 2023 Feb 1 ];12:46-49
Available from: https://www.ijohsjournal.org/article.asp?issn=2231-6027;year=2022;volume=12;issue=2;spage=46;epage=49;aulast=Singh;type=0