Leukoplakia

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Medical Definition of Leukoplakia

Leukoplakia: A white spot or patch on the mucous membranes in the mouth (for instance, inside the cheeks, on the gums, on the tongue) that may become cancerous.


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Reviewed on 6/9/2016

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