Utility of toluidine blue as a diagnostic adjunct in the detection of potentially malignant disorders of the oral cavity - a clinical and histological assessment

Oral Diseases , 05/04/2012

The authors report here the utility of TBlue for the detection of oral leukoplakia and erythroplakia. The test has the potential to detect oral potentially malignant disorders (OPMDs) and yielded a sensitivity of 56.1% and specificity of 56.9% to detect oral epithelial dysplasia.

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