Increased cancer risk in patients with periodontitis

DİZDAR Ö., HAYRAN M., Guven D. C., YILMAZ T. B., TAHERI S., AKMAN A. C., ...More

CURRENT MEDICAL RESEARCH AND OPINION, vol.33, no.12, pp.2195-2200, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: Previous studies have noted a possible association between periodontal diseases and the risk of various cancers. We assessed cancer risk in a cohort of patients with moderate to severe periodontitis.