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Journal of Mahatma Gandhi University of Medical Sciences and Technology


Oral submucous fibrosis (OSMF) is an established precancerous condition with increased prevalence in the Indian subcontinent. The treatment of OSMF is a challenging task for a clinician. Different authors have suggested variety of treatment modalities and have claimed success rates; still there is no universally acceptable protocol for the management of OSMF. In our case, transaction of bands was done by contact diode lasers (12 watt) under local anesthesia and it offered good results. Diode lasers offered excellent results and had many advantages over conventional surgical treatment.

Keywords: Diode laser, Local anesthesia, Oral submucous fibrosis.

How to cite this article: Soni A, Sharma S, Chitlangia P, Amit, Agarwal P. The Use of Diode Laser in Treatment of Oral Submucous Fibrosis. J Mahatma Gandhi Univ Med Sci Tech 2016;1(2):79-81.

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