Risk factors of laryngeal cancer in patients attended in the oral oncology center of Araçatuba

Authors

  • Marcelo Coelho Goiato Maxillofacial Prosthesis area of the Oral Oncology Center from the Dentistry School
  • Aline Úrsula Rocha Fernandes Maxillofacial Prosthesis area of the Oral Oncology Center from the Dentistry School

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.20396/bjos.v4i13.8641823

Keywords:

Laryngectomy. Incidence. Laryngeal cancer. Larynx

Abstract

The laryngeal cancer is the second most common respiratory cancer worldwide. The aim of this study is to perform a survey on data related to the incidence of laryngeal cancer that would enable its analysis among patients with larynx cancer attended at the Oral Oncology Center from the Dentistry School - UNESP, Araçatuba-SP-BR. Out of the 66 cases of cancer registered at the Oncologic Treatment Center between 1991 and 2003, 64 cases were identified in men. Information of gender, age, race, tobacco and alcohol use and occupational history were obtained from patients through a standardized questionnaire. The largest number of cases of laryngeal cancer occurred among farmers, building constructions workers and drivers. The incidence was higher among smokers, white individuals with ages ranging from 50 to 60 years. In conclusion, the risk of laryngeal cancer was associated to several factors, also occurring due to the effect of the socio-economic status, diet, income and educational level.

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Author Biographies

Marcelo Coelho Goiato, Maxillofacial Prosthesis area of the Oral Oncology Center from the Dentistry School

Possui graduação em Odontologia pela Universidade Estadual Paulista Júlio de Mesquita Filho (1987); mestrado em Materiais Dentários pela Universidade Estadual de Campinas (1995) e doutorado em Prótese Dentária pela Universidade Estadual de Campinas (1997). É Professor da Faculdade de Odontologia de Araçatuba - UNESP desde 1991. Atualmente é Professor Titular da Universidade Estadual Paulista Júlio de Mesquita Filho. Realizou na Faculdade de Odontologia de Ribeirão Preto - USP, treinamento de Prótese Bucomaxilofacial em 1999.

Aline Úrsula Rocha Fernandes, Maxillofacial Prosthesis area of the Oral Oncology Center from the Dentistry School

has graduation at Odontologia by Universidade de Brasília (2000) , specialization at Implantodontia by Universidade Estadual Paulista Júlio de Mesquita Filho (2010) , master's at Odontologia [Clínica Odontológica] by Universidade Estadual Paulista Júlio de Mesquita Filho (2004) , Ph.D. at Odontologia [Clínica Odontológica] by Universidade Estadual Paulista Júlio de Mesquita Filho (2007) , aperfeicoamento at Protese Parcial Fixa by Universidade Estadual Paulista Júlio de Mesquita Filho (2001) and aperfeicoamento at Periodontia by Nucleo de Ensino Continuado Em Odontologia (2002) . Currently is of Universidade de Brasília, Revisor de periódico of RPG. Revista de Pós-Graduação (USP) e Revisor de periódico of Indian Journal of Dental Research. Has experience in the area of Odontology , with emphasis on Clínica Odontológica. Focused, mainly, in the subjects: Dureza, olho artificial, Protese maxilofacial, Resinas acrilicas, Propriedades físicas. 

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2015-11-18

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Goiato MC, Fernandes A Úrsula R. Risk factors of laryngeal cancer in patients attended in the oral oncology center of Araçatuba. Braz. J. Oral Sci. [Internet]. 2015 Nov. 18 [cited 2022 Oct. 3];4(13):741-4. Available from: https://periodicos.sbu.unicamp.br/ojs/index.php/bjos/article/view/8641823

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