Early Oral Cancer Check

Bright, Jennifer
October 2001
Prevention;Oct2001, Vol. 53 Issue 10, p164
Reports on a cancer check called OralCDx that allows dentists to take a quick, painless sample of suspicious mouth lesions which is then analyzed by computer.


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