What is this mass?

Chief Complaint A 61 y/o male complains of mass in the left posterior maxillary alveolar ridge, present for 3 months and is slowly growing in size. Examination Examination shows pink-blue fungating mass of 4 cm. It is not painful. Diagnosis What is it Squamous cell carcinoma? Treatment Please advise management also.

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AS. PER. THE. ... .... .... CLINICAL. PIC... THE. MAXILLARY. RIDGE... IS. EDENTULOUS... AND .... THIS. PINK BLUE. FUNGATING. MASS. IS. ..PAINLESS...SLOW GROWING. LESION.... ... FOR. THE. LAST...THREE. MONTHS.... .. POSSIBLY.. .......MASS. LESION. IS SECONDARY. TO... ........IMMUNOSUPPRESSION STATUS. OF. THE. PATIENT... .... SINCE....NO. DETAILS... ......REGARDING....HISTORY./..ANY. TREATMENT.... FOR. ANY. SYSTEMIC. DISEASE.....IS. ... AVAILABLE..... ..........SO..... PRESUMPTIONS...ARE... 1. METASTATIC 2. POST. TRANSPLANT. ORAL MANIFESTATION 3. GRANULOMATOUS...... ....CONSIDERING. THE. AGE. OF. THE. PATIENT. AND. ...THE. LOCATION. OF. LESION.....IN. ORAL. CAVITY...... ..... MY. PRESUMPTION. IS... ORAL. MANIFESTATIONS OF... SOME. ORGAN. TRANSPLANT...... .. AS... POST. TRANSPLANT LYMPHO-PROLIFERATIVE DISORDER... ADVISABLE... 1. ALL. ROUTINE. INVESTIGATIONS 2. .. H P E.. 3. COMPLETE. MEDICAL. HISTORY. OF. THE. PATIENT.. 4. COMPLETE. MEDICATIONS HISTORY.....TO...LOOK. FOR IMMUNOSUPPRESSIVE MEDICATIONS... LIKE CYCLOSPORINS. ......

adv biopsy if its scc reffer the patient to oral oncologist,surgical oncologist or medical oncologist.

? MALIGNANCY.. NEED'S.. HPE STUDY..

Tnx Dr Ngailong Longbah
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