A 38-year-old member asked:
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Could mouth ulcers (lichen planus) result in oral cancer?

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Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Rarely: Lichen planus, an autoimmune disease, may lead to oral cancer in rare cases. If you notice a change in the pattern or your lesions, or worsening of symptoms, have it checked soon by an oral surgeon.
Answered on Oct 1, 2016

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