Zühre Akarslan

Gazi University

Zühre Akarslan was born in 1977 in Cyprus. She graduated from Gazi University Faculty of Dentistry, Ankara, Turkey in 2000. Later she received her PhD degree from the Oral Diagnosis and Radiology Department; which was recently renamed as Oral and Dentomaxillofacial Radiology, from the same university. She is working as a full time Associate Professor and is a lecturer and an academic researcher. Her expertise areas are dental caries, cancer, dental fear and anxiety, gag reflex in dentistry, oral medicine and dentomaxillofacial radiology. She is married and has two children.

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This book includes useful and recent information to the readers regarding the following topics: Signs and symptoms and etiology and risk factors of head and neck cancer, Epidemiology and the role of microRNAs in nasopharyngeal carcinoma and oral carcinogenesis, History, classifications, and managements of salivary gland cancer, Considerations, classifications, and managements of thyroid gland cancer, Updates in the diagnosis and management of medullary thyroid carcinoma, Interventional techniques used for the relief of head and neck cancer pain, Oral side effects of head and neck irradiation, Health-related quality of life in maxillectomy patients rehabilitated with obturator prostheses

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