Indian J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2019 Mar 2;71(1):109-114. Epub 2018 Feb 2.
Genomic Research Centre, Maharaja Sayajirao University, Sayajigunj, Aurobindo Ghosh Road, Nr Faculty of Science, Vadodara, 390002 Gujarat India.
To assess and compare cytogenic damage in the form of micronuclei in various oral lesions according to duration and frequency of tobacco use. The present cross sectional study was carried out from October 2015 to October 2016. We included total 420 cases with 60 cases in each of the following subgroups, no tobacco habit with no obvious oral lesion (control) and tobacco habit with no obvious oral lesion, oral sub mucous fibrosis, leukoplakia, melanoplakia, erythroplakia, oral squamous cell carcinoma. Read More