Posted on Apr 19, 2022
Cancers of the oral cavity are one of the most commonly found cancers in the developing world. They are primarily linked to tobacco use in any form like chewing, smoking. Alcohol is an independent risk factor. Other factors like immunodeficiency, poor oral hygiene, HPV , dietary deficiencies, etc also play a major role in the development of oral cancer.
The disease can be prevented by avoiding tobacco and alcohol and inculcating a healthy lifestyle.