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Current Issue Volume 28 Issue 01 2019
Effects of Oil Pulling On Chemo-radiotherapy Induced Oral Mucositis in Head and Neck Cancer Patients
Fizza Saher1 BDS
Mervyn Hosein2 FDS RCS (Eng), FDS RCSE(Edin), FFDRCSI(Ire)
Abne Hasan3 M.D.
Jabbar Ahmed Qureshi4 BDS
Tazein Amber5 MBBS
Nisa Fatima Sunderjee6
Globally, the sixth most frequently encountered cancers are head and neck cancers (HNC), categorized into cancers of lip and oral cavity, pharynx, larynx, tongue, salivary glands, nasal cavity and paranasal sinus.1 It is the ninth most frequent cause of death worldwide.2 Amongst all HNC, the second most prevalent and often diagnosed cancer in Pakistan are of lip and oral cavity.