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Table 5 Tumour location in patients younger than 40 years of age

From: Squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity and the oropharynx in patients less than 40 years of age: a 20-year analysis

Tumour Location
(simplified according to ICD)
Number of Patients (n) males females Percentage (%)
Tongue 13 9 4 34,2
Floor of the mouth 15 13 2 39,5
Other parts of the mouth 3 2 1 7,9
Mandibular and Maxillary mucosa 4 3 1 10,5
Tonsillar region 3 3 0 7,9
Oropharynx 0 0 0 0
Total 38 30 8 100