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Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

Be prepared to diagnose and manage any condition you encounter in your practice! This bestselling reference gives you direct access to a complete range of full-color clinical images and patient radiographs that illustrate the differentiating characteristics of lesions in the oral and maxillofacial region. Significantly revised and updated content throughout this edition brings you the latest information on the etiology, clinical features, histopathology, treatment, and prognosis of each disease entity, as well as cutting-edge topics such as bisphosphonate osteonecrosis, the oral complications associated with methamphetamine abuse, solitary fibrous tumors, gene mutation, and plasminogen deficiency.

Book, 984 Pages

Published: June 2008

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-3530-3


  • 1. Developmental Defects of the Oral and Maxillofacial Region

    2. Abnormalities of Teeth

    3. Pulpal and Periapical Disease

    4. Periodontal Diseases

    5. Bacterial Infections

    6. Fungal and Protozoal Diseases

    7. Viral Infections

    8. Physical and Chemical Injuries

    9. Allergies and Immunologic Diseases

    10. Epithelial Pathology

    11. Salivary Gland Pathology

    12. Soft Tissue Tumors

    13. Hematologic Disorders

    14. Bone Pathology

    15. Odontogenic Cysts and Tumors

    16. Dermatologic Diseases

    17. Oral Manifestations of Systemic Diseases

    18. Facial Pain and Neuromuscular Diseases

    19. Forensic Dentistry

    Appendix: Differential Diagnosis of Oral and Maxillofacial Diseases

    Part 1: Mucosal and Soft Tissue Pathology: Color Changes

    Part 2: Mucosal and Soft Tissue Pathology: Surface Alterations

    Part 3: Mucosal and Soft Tissue Pathology: Masses or Enlargements

    Part 4: Radiographic Pathology

    Part 5: Pathology of Teeth


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