NCI Definition: A primary or metastatic malignant neoplasm that affects the gums. [1]

Disease Details

Malignant Tumor of the Gingiva, Malignant Tumor of Gum, Malignant Gum Tumor, Malignant Tumor of Gingiva, Gum Cancer, Malignant Neoplasm of the Gum, Malignant Tumor of the Gum, Malignant Neoplasm of Gingiva, Malignant Neoplasm of the Gingiva, Malignant Neoplasm of Gum, Malignant Gum Neoplasm, Malignant Gingival Tumor
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.