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Year : 2019  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 211-213

Squamous cell carcinoma of lower lip reconstructed with bilateral fan flap

1 Department of Head and Neck Oncology, Gujarat Cancer Research Institute, Ahmedabad, India
2 Department of Oral and Maxilofacial Surgery, Chettinad Dental College and Research Institute, Kancheepuram, India
3 Deparment of Surgical Oncology, Basil Onco Care, Surat, India
4 Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, (Dental Specialty) Bombay Hospital, Mumbai, India

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Dr. Semmia Mathivanan
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Chettinad Dental College and Research Institute, Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu
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DOI: 10.4103/ams.ams_3_16

PMID: 31293957

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The most frequent tumor related to the lips is the squamous cell carcinoma, with the lower lip more commonly involved than the upper lip. The pivotal risk factors having impact on the prognosis include size of the tumor, histopathological type and grade, perineural invasion, regional lymph node metastasis, and local recurrences. Management of lip cancer and reconstruction is a surgical challenge.

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