Figure 5-15. - Kaposi's sarcoma.
Figure 5-16. - Carcinoma of the upper lip.
can quickly spread to other locations on the body and invade the lymph nodes.
Adenocarcinoma - usually found in the oral region or salivary glands, most often of the palate (fig. 5-17) and appears as a lump or a bulge under the mucosa.
Sarcomas - affects the supportive and connective tissues, for example, bones of the jaw.
The causes for many neoplasms are unknown. What is known is that the disease is characterized byContinue Reading