[The use of toluidine blue in the diagnosis of neoplastic lesions of the oral cavity]

Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac. 1993;94(1):51-4.
[Article in French]

Abstract

Toluidine blue staining is not used extensively in the diagnosis of mucosal lesions of the buccal cavity. It is, however, an effective aid, being a diagnostic tool of choice, particularly during screening for neoplastic lesions in populations at risk.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Bacterial Infections / diagnosis
  • Carcinoma / diagnosis
  • Cytodiagnosis
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Humans
  • Leukoplakia, Oral / diagnosis
  • Lichen Planus / diagnosis
  • Mouth Diseases / diagnosis*
  • Mouth Diseases / pathology
  • Mouth Mucosa / injuries
  • Mouth Neoplasms / diagnosis*
  • Mouth Neoplasms / pathology
  • Risk Factors
  • Tolonium Chloride*
  • Ulcer / diagnosis

Substances

  • Tolonium Chloride