Hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer carriers and abnormal light reflectance of oral mucosa
- White lesions on the lip. Levine, Norman // Geriatrics;Dec2001, Vol. 56 Issue 12, p16
Presents a case of a 72-year-old man with white plaques on the oral mucosa. Etiologic factors to be considered in the diagnosis; Cause of the white plaques; Treatment for the white plaques.
- Lymphoma in the infraorbital region. Gedik, Rüştü; Gedik, Saadet; Göze, Fahrettin; Develioglu, Hakan // Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Oct2003, Vol. 134 Issue 10, p1353
Presents a case of a 55-year-old man with lymphoma in the oral cavity. Importance of detecting the signs of B-cell lymphoma; Occurrence of incidence of high-grade lymphomas in people with leukemia and AIDS; Rarity of the presence of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in the oral mucosa.
- STEM CELL RESEARCH. // Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Sep2010, Vol. 141 Issue 9, p1121
The article presents a study on human induced pluripotent stem (IPS) cells from oral mucosa, which provides significant resource for cell therapy in regenerative medicine. The study uses punch biopsy, which separates the epithelium from the mesenchymal tissue and obtains two to three-week...
- Same bacteria, different site. M.O.R. // Cortlandt Forum;2/25/96, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p114
Discourages the culture of mucosa of the nasopharynx and oral cavity for examining the germs in the bronchi of patients with suspected respiratory bacterial infections. Recommended specimen.
- melanotic macule. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1432
A definition of the term "melanotic macule," which refers to a small, brown to black lesion of the oral mucosa, is presented.
- oral mucous membrane, impaired. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1639
A definition of the term "oral mucous membrane, impaired," which refers to oral cavity and lip disruptions, is presented.
- Ecstasy related periodontitis and mucosal ulceration--a case report. Brazier, W.J.; Dhariwal, D.K.; Patton, D.W.; Bishop, K. // British Dental Journal;2/22/2003, Vol. 194 Issue 4, p197
Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) more commonly known as 'Ecstasy' is a widely used recreational drug. The oral and systemic effects associated with its use have been well documented. This paper highlights a previously unreported complication of MDMA use on the oral mucosa. MDMA periodontitis...
- Five types of oral mucosa conditions described at CDA. Krueger, Guenther // Dermatology Times;Sep99, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p34
Reports on the identification of several types of oral mucosa conditions at the annual meeting of the Canadian Dermatology Association. Simple aphthosis; Complex aphthosis; Glossodynia; Desqumative gingivitis; Acute herpetic gingivostomatitis.
- Iodine and Gliadin Challenge on Oral Mucosa in Dermatitis Herpetiformis. Patinen, P.; Hietanen, J.; Malmström, M.; Reunala, T.; Savilahti, E. // Acta Dermato-Venereologica;Mar2002, Vol. 82 Issue 2, p86
Oral lesions and mucosal inflammatory changes may appear in dermatitis herpetiformis (DH). We examined whether potassium iodine, known to initiate blisters in the DH skin, or wheat gliadin, responsible for T-cell-dependent intestinal damage, can induce visible or microscopic changes in oral...