Table of Contents

1. Introduction

Anatomy

Teeth

Diagnosis and Management

Some Basic Guidelines

2. Developmental and Congenital Conditions

DIFFUSE WHITE LESIONS

White Sponge Nevus (Canon White Sponge Nevus)

Hereditary Benign Intraepithelial Dyskeratosis

Darier Disease (Keratosis Follicularis) and Warty Dyskeratoma

NODULAR OR TUMOR-LIKE LESIONS

Fordyce Granules, Sebaceous Hyperplasia and Adenoma

Congenital Granular Cell Tumor (Congenital Granular Cell Epulis)

Osseous and Cartilaginous Choristomas

Gingival Fibromatosis

Gastrointestinal and Brain Heterotopias

Lymphangioma of the Alveolar Ridge in Neonates

Lingual Thyroid

Leiomyomatous Hamartoma

CYSTIC LESIONS

Oral Lymphoepithelial Cyst (Benign Lymphoepithelial Cyst)

Epidermoid (Epithelial Inclusion) and Dermoid Cysts

Palatal and Gingival Cysts of the Neonate

Cyst of the Incisive Papilla

Nasolabial Cyst (Naso-Alveolar Cyst)

3. Non-infectious Papillary Lesions

Inflammatory Papillary Hyperplasia of the Palate

Verruciform Xanthoma

Juvenile Localized Spongiotic Gingival Hyperplasia

4. Bacterial, Viral, Fungal and Other Infectious Conditions

Actinomycosis

Candidiasis (Candidosis)

Infectious Granulomatous Inflammation

Herpesvirus Infections

-Herpes Simplex Virus Infection

-Hairy Leukoplakia

-Cytomegalovirus Infection

Human Papilloma Virus-related Benign Lesions

Syphilis

5. Fibrous, Gingival, Lipocytic Nodules and Miscellaneous Tumors

FIBROUS LESIONS

Fibroma ("Bite" or "Irritation" Fibroma, Fibro-Epithelial or Fibro-Vascular Polyp) and Giant Cell Fibroma

GINGIVAL NODULES

Reactive/Inflammatory Gingival Nodules

Diffuse/Multifocal Gingival Hyperplasia

GINGIVAL CYST OF THE ADULT

Details

No. of pages:
464
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Electronic ISBN:
9780323249522
Electronic ISBN:
9781455737833
Print ISBN:
9781437722260

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