Oral Pathology Exam - ELMHURST, NY

Early Diagnosis and Treatment Offers the Most Favorable Results

Oral Pathology Exam: What Signs and Symptoms Might Point to Oral Cancer?

  • Red or discolored areas
  • White patches or lesions
  • Raised or thickened areas
  • Sores that bleed or fail to heal
  • New or unusual lumps or bumps
  • Changes in appearance or texture
  • Difficulty swallowing or chewing
  • Chronic hoarseness or sore throat
  • Male gender
  • Age 55 over
  • Alcohol use
  • Tobacco use
  • UV exposure
  • Genetics
  • Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
  • Lichen planus
  • Irritation from oral appliances