TITLE

leukoedema

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1232
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "leukoedema" is presented. It refers to the benign leukophakia-like abnormality of the mucosa of the mouth or tongue. The term originated from the words "leukos" which means white and "oidema" which means swelling. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21234056

 

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