A 44-year-old member asked:
is leukoplakia lethal?
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Dr. Ritesh Rathore answered
29 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Not by itself: By itself leukoplakia is not lethal. In many cases it can lead to oral cancer which needs to be treated early and appropriately. Oral cancers can prove to be lethal down the road, especially if they recur or spread.
Answered on Apr 15, 2016
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