Primary oral melanoma associated with HIV infection.

L. Feller*, J. N. Masipa, N. H. Wood, R. A. Khamissa, R. Meyerov, J. Lemmer

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Abstract

POM, when it occurs, is most common in the palate and the maxillary gingiva. It has a poor prognosis. Surgical excision is the treatment of choice while radiotherapy and chemotherapy are adjunctive. This report documents an unusual case of POM and reviews field cancerization in POM.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)16-17
Number of pages2
JournalSADJ : journal of the South African Dental Association = tydskrif van die Suid-Afrikaanse Tandheelkundige Vereniging
Volume63
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2008

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