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Erythroplakia and Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Erythroplakia and Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Erythroplakia and Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Erythroplakia is a general term for flat, red areas that develop in the mouth. In this photo, a squamous cell carcinoma is surrounded by a margin of erythroplakia.

Photo provided by Jonathan A. Ship, DMD.

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