Hepatocellular carcinoma, diagnosed following metastasis to the mandible. Report of a case

James E. Yacabucci, Elgene G. Mainous, Howard S. Kramer

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A case of hepatoma metastatic to the mandible, in which the patient's first symptom was "numbness" of the lower lip, is presented. The importance of a complete diagnostic work-up to rule out metastatic disease in the patient with unusual signs and symptoms is stressed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)888-893
Number of pages6
JournalOral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology
Issue number6
StatePublished - 1972
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Dentistry(all)

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