Conditions and diseases
Symptoms and causes
Two common causes of oral cancer are alcohol and smoking.
Diagnosis and treatment
Early diagnosis and treatment are very important and can make a great difference for survival. In case of a suspicious lesion, a piece of tissue (biopsy) will be taken to determine whether or not it is malignant.
Treatment centres and specialisations
Latest publication date: 28/06/2021
Supervising author: Dr Vermeiren Judith, Dr Borghgraef Kristin