Color Atlas of Oral Diseases / Edition 3

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The Color Atlas of Oral Diseases aids physicians in solving diagnostic problems and preparing their own outline of treatment. The entire spectrum of both local diseases and oral manifestations of systemic diseases is presented. Each disease is illustrated by outstanding representative clinical color photographs juxtaposed with a concise text delineating the clinical signs and symptoms. A unique aspect of this atlas is the inclusion of short differential diagnosis, treatment guides, and, where appropriate, laboratory tests. New in the second edition: - chapters on HIV infection and AIDS; renal diseases - new illustrations of lesions and pathologic conditions affecting the oral cavity - additions to and replacement of many illustrations

Incl. HIV infections & AIDS/renal diseases/illus. of lesions & clinical entities/fungal infections/etc.

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Editorial Reviews

An aid to solving the diagnostic problems posed by oral diseases, primarily for practicing dentists, specialists in oral medicine, oral pathologists and surgeons, dermatologists, and otorhinolaryngologists. The Atlas contains 33 chapters. Each entity is accompanied by color plates and a description of the clinical features, differential diagnosis, helpful laboratory tests, and a brief statement on treatment. This edition (first was 1988) is enlarged and revised to keep pace with current concepts and changes in the field. New chapters on HIV and AIDS and on renal disease have been added, as have numerous new illustrations (bringing the total number of illustrations to 555). Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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A pleasure to read..recommended to all clinicians with an interest in oral medicine..Essential reading for anyone involved in the diagnosis and management of oralfacial diseases. —Dental PracticeA true pearl, a must and a joy at the same time for anyone involved in the care of oral diseases..Extraordinary high-quality photographs.. —Archives of DermatologyEvery dentist should have a copy of Color Atlas of Oral Disease in his/her is most valuable for showing patients examples of their oral conditions and for them to read the essential facts about each condition..I recommend it to my students and at the various Continuing Dental Education seminars and symposia I attend and lecture at each year. —Alan J. Drinnan, MD, DDS, Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Oral Diagnostic Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781588901385
  • Publisher: Thieme
  • Publication date: 6/18/2003
  • Edition description: 3
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 454
  • Sales rank: 1,126,136
  • Product dimensions: 8.10 (w) x 11.20 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

Associate Professor and Director of Oral Medicine, Dept. of Dermatology, University Medical School, Athens, Greece

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Table of Contents

1 Normal Anatomic Variants 2
2 Developmental Anomalies 4
3 Genetic Diseases 16
4 Mechanical Injuries 54
5 Oral Lesions due to Chemical Agents 66
6 Oral Lesions due to Smoking, Heat, and Electricity 76
7 Oral Lesions due to Drugs 82
8 Metal and Other Deposits 96
9 Foreign Material 100
10 Radiation-Induced Injuries 104
11 Allergy to Chemical Agents Applied Locally 108
12 Periodontal Diseases 112
13 Diseases of the Tongue 120
14 Diseases of the Lips 130
15 Soft-Tissue Cysts 136
16 Viral Infections 144
17 HIV Infection and AIDS 157
18 Bacterial Infections 174
19 Fungal Infections 200
20 Protozoal Infections 212
21 Granulomatous Diseases 214
22 Diseases with Possible Immunopathogenesis 220
23 Autoimmune Diseases 230
24 Skin Diseases 244
25 Hematologic Disorders 278
26 Renal Diseases 288
27 Metabolic Diseases 290
28 Vitamin Deficiency and Nutritional Disorders 302
29 Endocrine Disease 306
30 Diseases of the Peripheral Nervous System 312
31 Precancerous Lesions 316
32 Precancerous Conditions 324
33 Malignant Neoplasms 328
34 Malignancies of the Hematopoietic and Lymphatic Tissues 352
35 Benign Tumors 366
36 Other Salivary Gland Disorders 396
37 Tumor-like Lesions 400
38 Non-Neoplastic Diseases of the Jaws 406
39 Odontogenic Tumors 410
Selected Bibliography 415
Index 446
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