International Journal of Medical and Biomedical Studies https://ijmbs.info/index.php/ijmbs <p><strong>Aims and Scope</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">International Journal of Medical and Biomedical Studies (IJMBS) is an international, peer-reviewed, open access, online journal dedicated to the rapid publication of full-length original research papers, short communications, invited reviews, Case studies and editorial commentary and news, Opinions &amp; Perspectives and Book Reviews written at the invitation of the Editor in all areas of the Medical and Biomedical Studies.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">International Journal of Medical and Biomedical Studies is an academic journal which aims to publish complete and reliable source of information in the field of medical research providing the fundamental knowledge for further research. <em>IJMBS</em> commits to publish the results of researches in medical practice, risk factors and preventive medicine, safety and effectiveness of treatments, and diagnostic tools that are used to treat any disease. 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Exposure of the oral epithelium to carcinogenic substances can cause squamous cell carcinoma. This study was show the prevalence of squamous cell carcinoma of the tongue in West Java which is used as education for the prevention of squamous cell carcinoma of the tongue.</p> <p style="font-weight: 400;"><strong>Purpose: </strong>This research is a descriptive study and carried out using purposive sampling method. The sample in this study were patients with a diagnosis of squamous cell carcinoma of the tongue at Dr. Hasan Sadikin Hospital Bandung during January 2017 - January 2022 who had been confirmed by histopathological examination results. Data analysis will be carried out on secondary data from collected medical records and the results of the pathologist's interpretation, then the results of the data analysis will be arranged and presented in tabular and percentage form.</p> <p style="font-weight: 400;"><strong>Methods: </strong>The data obtained were 218 cases. Based on age, the most patients were in the age group above 48 years (58%). Based on gender criteria, it shows more women (57%). Based on domicile criteria, the highest domicile was in Bandung (38%). Based on family history criteria, there were 215 patients with no family history or 99%. Based on the predisposing factor criteria, it shows more patients with a history of chronic irritation (48%). Based on the mass size criteria, it shows more patients with mass size T4 (60%). Based on KGB criteria, it shows more patient showed N1 lymph nodes involvement (63%). Based on tumor metastasis criteria, it shows more patients with Mx tumor metastasis (50%). Based on the therapy status criteria, it shows more patients with combined therapy (32%).</p> <p style="font-weight: 400;"><strong>Results</strong>: Type the result of your research, including statistical analysis.</p> <p style="font-weight: 400;"><strong>Conclusion: </strong>Patients suffering from squamous cell carcinoma in the tongue are mostly patients over 48 years old with female gender who live in Bandung City, West Java, and have no family history but have predilection factors such as irritation and infection. The size of the tumor mass in patients with squamous cell carcinoma mostly has a mass size &gt; 3 cm, with lymph node involvement mostly on the ipsilateral with a size &lt; 3 cm and metastasis to other organs is difficult to assess due to lack of supporting modalities. The therapy received was mostly combined therapy (surgery and chemotherapy or radiotherapy)</p> <p style="font-weight: 400;"><strong>Keywords: </strong><em>Squamous cell carcinoma of the tongue, prevalence, patient characteristics</em></p> Atikah Mawardhani Putri Seto Adiantoro Harmas Yazid Copyright (c) 2024 International Journal of Medical and Biomedical Studies http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0 2024-07-15 2024-07-15 8 4 10.32553/ijmbs.v8i4.2819