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Oral Cancer Screening

Oral Cancer Screening Downtown Toronto

Oral Cancer

Oral cancer, also known as oral cavity cancer, is a subtype of head and neck cancer consisting of cancerous tissue growth in the oral cavity. The condition may arise from a cancerous lesion in any part of the oral tissue. Norton Dental Downtown  in Downtown Toronto provides oral cancer screening with every dental examination.

There are over 28,000 cases of oral cancer diagnosed each year.  Over 7,000 of these cases result in death. Oral cancer can be found in the lips, tongue, salivary glands, gums and throat.