SRM Journal of Research in Dental Sciences

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2016  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 242--247

Advent and implications of cryosurgery in maxillofacial mucosal lesions


Pathumai Murugadoss, Guru Prasad Thulasidoss, Gnanam Andavan, Raja Krishna Kumar 
 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, SRM Dental College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

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Pathumai Murugadoss
Uvahai Illam, Plot No. 9, 10, Park Town 6th Street, Madurai - 625 017, Tamil Nadu
India

Cryosurgery is the application of cold to the diseased tissue and their destruction. It is an economical and safe method used for the treatment of mucosal lesions. It is well tolerated by patients of all age groups. This paper presents a review on the mechanism of cell death following cryosurgery and its implications in oral mucosal lesions.


How to cite this article:
Murugadoss P, Thulasidoss GP, Andavan G, Kumar RK. Advent and implications of cryosurgery in maxillofacial mucosal lesions.SRM J Res Dent Sci 2016;7:242-247


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Murugadoss P, Thulasidoss GP, Andavan G, Kumar RK. Advent and implications of cryosurgery in maxillofacial mucosal lesions. SRM J Res Dent Sci [serial online] 2016 [cited 2022 Jul 1 ];7:242-247
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