NCI Definition: A primary or metastatic malignant neoplasm involving the buccal mucosa. [1]

Disease Details

Malignant Buccal Mucosa Tumor, Malignant Neoplasm of the Buccal Mucosa, Malignant Tumor of the Buccal Mucosa, Malignant Tumor of Buccal Mucosa, Malignant Neoplasm of Buccal Mucosa
Malignant Oral Cavity Neoplasm


1. National Cancer Institute. NCI Thesaurus Version 18.11d. https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ [2018-08-28]. [2018-09-21].

2. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 8. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

3. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.