Risk of oral cancer associated with gutka and other tobacco products: A hospital-based case-control study

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Sandeep Mahapatra; Ramachandra Kamath; Bharatesh K Shetty; V S Binu;
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics (issn: 0973-1482, eissn: 1998-4138)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4103/0973-1482.143332
  • Subject: Case-control | tobacco | oral dip products | oral cancer | smoking | gutka | Neoplasms. Tumors. Oncology. Including cancer and carcinogens | RC254-282

Background: Although tobacco deaths rarely make headlines, tobacco kills one person every six seconds. Tobacco kills a third to half of all people who use it, on average 15 years prematurely. Aim of the Study: To study the risk of oral cancer associated with gutka c... View more
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