Lip and oral cancer cases see steep rise since 2012: ICMR2 min read . Updated: 16 Nov 2018, 09:41 AM IST
ICMR says rise may be attributed to increased intake of alcohol, tobacco products
New Delhi: Cases of lip and oral cancer in India have more than doubled since 2012 as a result of increased consumption of alcohol and tobacco products, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said on Wednesday. Lip and oral cavity cancer are the most common cancers among males in India.
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