J Oral Pathol Med 2018 Apr 23. Epub 2018 Apr 23.
Department of Maxillofacial Surgery and Diagnostic Sciences, Division of Oral Pathology, College of Dentistry, Jazan University, Jazan, Saudi Arabia.
We read with great interest an article titled 'TFM classification and staging of oral submucous fibrosis: a new proposal' published by Arakeri et al. One could sense the virtuous intention for finding much needed comprehensive grading system for one of the most dreadful pathologies in Asian countries, oral submuous fibrosis (OSF). Trismus, fibrosis and malignant transformation are the three most aptly chosen parameters, as they not only reflect patient's disease severity but also are predictors of malignant potential. Read More