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I had a teeth cleaning and I have a broken tooth in the back where dentist said it looks like leukoplakia don't know what to do he told me to smoking?

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Dr. Reed Day
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
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In brief: Leaukoplakia

Leukoplakia, aka "White patch" can be an early sign of a precancerous lesion.
This should be biopsied at an oral surgeons office.

In brief: Leaukoplakia

Leukoplakia, aka "White patch" can be an early sign of a precancerous lesion.
This should be biopsied at an oral surgeons office.
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