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How do you get oral cancer?

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Dr. Daniel Sampson
25 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Many ways: The known risk factors for oral cancer are tobacco use (whether cigarettes, cigars or smokeless tobacco), alcohol use, and infection with certain strains of human papilloma virus. Genetics may play a role in some people.
Answered on Jul 27, 2015
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