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Oral Bacterial, Viral, and Fungal Infections

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Infections are common among cancer patients; this may be either due to the underlying disease or due to therapy and an immunocompromised host. Common and uncommon infections are discussed here under the broad categories of bacterial, fungal, and viral infections and their management.

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  • Candidiasis
  • Herpes viruses
  • Dental infections
  • Antibiotics
  • Antivirals
  • Antifungal agents

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Xu, Y., Villa, A. (2022). Oral Bacterial, Viral, and Fungal Infections. In: Nair, R. (eds) Orofacial Supportive Care in Cancer . Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-86510-8_6

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