Search for dissertations about: "immunohistochemistry in oral pathology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 swedish dissertations containing the words immunohistochemistry in oral pathology.

  1. 1. Oral lichen planus studies of factors involved in differentiation, epithelial mesenchymal transition and inflammation

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Karin Danielsson; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; oral lichen planus; differentiation; inflammation; autoimmune; premalign; odontologi; Odontology; patologi; Pathology;

    Abstract : Background: Lichen planus is a chronic inflammation of skin and mucosa with unknown cause. Oral Lichen Planus, OLP, affects around 2% of the population. Autoimmunity has been suggested as a possible cause as the disease has autoimmune features such as female predominance, cyclic nature and cytotoxic T-cell infiltrate. READ MORE

  2. 2. Squamous cell carcinoma of the oral tongue studies of biomarkers connected to human papillomavirus infection, epithelial to mesenchymal transition and locoregional metastatis

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Nicola Sgaramella; Umeå universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; squamous cell carcinoma oral tongue; p16; HPV; podoplanin; E-cadherin; patologi; Pathology;

    Abstract : Background: Oral Tongue Squamous Cell Carcinoma (OTSCC) is the most frequent and aggressive carcinoma in the head and neck region. Its incidence has increased during the last decades, especially in young patients (≤40 years) mainly female. READ MORE

  3. 3. Development of AIDS associated and endemic Kaposi sarcoma : HHV-8/KSHV viral load in cutaneous and oral tumor cells

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Oncology-Pathology

    Author : Fatemeh Pak; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Oral Kaposi s sarcoma . HHV-8 . immunohistochemistry; PCR ; lymphatic ascular endothelium;

    Abstract : Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) is a highly and abnormally vascularized tumor-like lesion which usually presents as a cutaneous lesion and eventually progresses to systemic disease usually in the gastrointestinal (G1) tract, lungs, oral cavity and lymph nodes. Whether KS represents a predominantly monoclonal neoplastic cell proliferation or a hyperplastic, reactive polyclonal process is still controversial. READ MORE

  4. 4. Studies of p63 and p63 related proteins in patients diagnosed with oral lichen planus

    University dissertation from Umeå : Medicinsk biovetenskap

    Author : Majid Ebrahimi; Umeå universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; VETERINARY MEDICINE Pathology; VETERINÄRMEDICIN Patologi;

    Abstract : Oral lichen planus (OLP) is a chronic inflammatory disease of the oral mucosa and also one of the more common mucosal conditions mostly affecting middle aged individuals. Even though OLP is well investigated the etiology of this disease is still unknown, even if autoimmunity as a possible etiologic factor has been suggested. READ MORE

  5. 5. Molecular profiling for predicting tumor prognosis, treatment outcome and progression of squamous cell carcinoma

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Oncology-Pathology

    Author : Darawalee Wangsa; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Squamous cell carcinoma is the most common histological tumor type in the cervix uteri and oral tongue. Although both cancers are diagnosed at an early stage in the majority of cases, cervical cancer has a better prognosis despite similarities in treatment. READ MORE