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21. Picture of Actinic Cheilitis

Picture of Actinic Cheilitis
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Actinic cheilitis is a condition in which scaly patches appear on the lower lips. Chronic dryness and cracking may also be present. Untreated, actinic cheilitis may eventually become invasive squamous cell carcinoma.
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Text Reference: Wood, N. H., et al. "Actinis Cheilitis: A Case Report and a Review of the Literature." European Journal of Dentistry. 5.1 (2011): 101-106.

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