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Oral disease and pathology

Edited by Elizabeth Boon, Rebecca Parr, Dayananda Samarawickrama and Kevin Seymour

in Oxford Handbook of Dental Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199235902
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191730719 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199235902.003.0007

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Oral disease and pathology

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The inflammatory process - Periodontal diseases - Plaque and calculus - Gingivitis - Periodontitis - Acute periodontal conditions - Diagnosing periodontal diseases - Basic periodontal examination (BPE) - Full periodontal examination - Principles of treatment - Periodontal diseases: a summary - Oral mucosal disorders - Lumps in the oral cavity - Oral ulcers - Inflammatory or infective disorders - Potentially malignant disorders - Pigmentation - Swelling - Dental caries - Stephan's curve - The process of dental caries

Chapter.  8876 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Medical Dentistry

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