Table 2—

Occurrence of oral cavity cancers among diabetic and nondiabetic patients

Location of oral cavity cancers
LabialLingualSublingualGingivalBuccalOtherTotal
Nondiabetic patients73 (14%)100 (19%)146 (28%)83 (16%)21 (4%)98 (19%)521 (100%)
Diabetic patients21 (24%)16 (18%)13 (15%)26 (29%)3 (3%)10 (11%)89 (100%)
Total9411615910924108610
  • Data are n (%).