TITLE

Diffuse White Oral Plaques

AUTHOR(S)
Mackowiak, Philip A.
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Clinical Infectious Diseases;2/15/2003, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p519
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on diagnosis of the genetic disorder white sponge nevus or 'Cannon disesae.' Role of the disease white oral plaques in the development of 'Cannon disease'; Importance of oral examination for detection of this disease; Presentation of case history of a patient diagnosed with this disease.
ACCESSION #
9424854

 

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