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Metastatic Neoplasms to the Oral Cavity Follow-up

  • Author: Abraham Hirshberg, MD, DMD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
 
Updated: Mar 21, 2014
 

Prognosis

Oral metastases usually are evidence of a widespread disease and indicate a grave prognosis. The time from the appearance of the metastasis to death is several months.

 
Contributor Information and Disclosures
Author

Abraham Hirshberg, MD, DMD Associate Professor, Department of Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine, School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Abraham Hirshberg, MD, DMD is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, International Association for Dental Research, International Association of Oral Pathologists

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Coauthor(s)

Amos Buchner, DMD, MSD Professor Emeritus, Department of Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine, Tel Aviv University School of Dental Medicine, Israel

Amos Buchner, DMD, MSD is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Oral Medicine, American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, International Association for Dental Research, International Association of Oral Pathologists

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Specialty Editor Board

David F Butler, MD Section Chief of Dermatology, Central Texas Veterans Healthcare System; Professor of Dermatology, Texas A&M University College of Medicine; Founding Chair, Department of Dermatology, Scott and White Clinic

David F Butler, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Medical Association, Alpha Omega Alpha, Association of Military Dermatologists, American Academy of Dermatology, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, American Society for MOHS Surgery, Phi Beta Kappa

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Drore Eisen, MD, DDS Consulting Staff, Department of Dermatology, Dermatology Research Associates of Cincinnati

Drore Eisen, MD, DDS is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Dermatology, American Academy of Oral Medicine, American Dental Association

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Chief Editor

William D James, MD Paul R Gross Professor of Dermatology, Vice-Chairman, Residency Program Director, Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

William D James, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Dermatology, Society for Investigative Dermatology

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Additional Contributors

Sungnack Lee, MD Vice President of Medical Affairs, Professor, Department of Dermatology, Ajou University School of Medicine, Korea

Sungnack Lee, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Dermatology

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

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