Fast growing with centre ulceration and affecting adjacent structures. Bleeding with rolled edges and the presence of fixed regional lymph nodes. in cases of palpable lymph nodes, the cancer has already reached an advanced stage.
Resulting from chronic heavy smoking
Some chronic systemic diseases eg. Lichen Planus, Lupus etc.
Visit your dentist every 6 months.Any suspicious lesion must be evaluated and if in doubt, a biopsy will be performed.