This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Lip and oral cavity cancer, light micrograph

Lip and oral cavity cancer, light micrograph

C052/4948

Rights Managed

50.9 MB (17.5 MB compressed)

5193 x 3425 pixels

43.9 x 29.0 cm ⏐ 17.3 x 11.4 in (300dpi)

This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Please contact your Account Manager if you have any query.

Credit

NIGEL DOWNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY NIGEL DOWNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

Light micrograph through a section of tissue from a human lip showing lip and oral cavity cancer. This is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the lips or mouth. Tobacco and alcohol use can affect the risk of and oral cavity cancer. Signs include a sore lump on the lips and mouth. If treated early it's usually curable. Oral cancer can usually be detected by a doctor or dentist during a routine mouth examination.

Release details

Model release not required. Property release not required.

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • basket icon
  • Calculate price calculator icon
  • Add to board lightbox icon