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Oral Pathology for the Dental Hygienist

Learn how to recognize and evaluate the diseases and conditions encountered in dental hygiene practice. Oral Pathology for the Dental Hygienist delivers the ideal combination of clinical photographs, radiographs, and discussion to help you identify and document the appearance of normal and disease states. This user-friendly, atlas-style text features 500 illustrations (more than 350 in full color), including clinical photographs, radiographs, photomicrographs, and line drawings, along with case studies, review questions, and synopsis charts. The learning tools and updated content of this text make it a valuable resource for your coursework and exam preparation as well as a solid reference to consult throughout your professional career.

Book, 400 Pages

Published: November 2008

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-3574-7


  • Chapter 1: Introduction to Preliminary Diagnosis of Oral Lesions

    Olga A.C. Ibsen

    Chapter 2: Inflammation and Repair

    Margaret J. Fehrenbach, Joan A. Phelan

    Chapter 3: Immunity

    Margaret J. Fehrenbach, Joan A. Phelan

    Chapter 4: Infectious Diseases

    Joan A. Phelan

    Chapter 5: Developmental Disorders

    Olga A.C. Ibsen, Joen M. Iannucci

    Chapter 6: Genetics

    Heddie O. Sedano

    Chapter 7: Neoplasia

    Anne Cale Jones, Paul D. Freedman, Joan A. Phelan

    Chapter 8: Nonneoplastic Diseases of Bone

    Anne Cale Jones, Joan A. Phelan. Olga A.C. Ibsen

    Chapter 9: Oral Manifestations of Systemic Diseases

    Olga A.C. Ibsen, Joan A. Phelan, Anthony T. Vernillo

    Chapter10: Diseases Affecting the Temporomandibular Joint

    Kenneth E. Fleisher


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