Flashcards in Oral Disease Deck (23):
Anterior oral lesions have a better prognosis than posterior lesions. True/False?
Women are more affected than men by oral cancer. True/False?
Male:female ratio is 2:1
Give some causes of oral cancer
How many cigarettes are thought to be equivalent to a hookah sesh?
One unit of alcohol is roughly how much beer and wine?
Half a pint of beer
Glass of wine
What are some common causes of white patches in the mouth?
What are some common causes of red patches in the mouth?
Prognosis for HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancer is better than non-HPV associated oropharyngeal cancer. True/False?
What is an oral disease manifestation of Ca channel blockers?
What is an oral disease manifestation of nicorandil?
What is are some oral disease manifestations of antihypertensive agents?
What does the Challocombe scale measure?
Describe oral lichen planus
Lacy white lines/rash which can develop into ulcers
What are some oral disease manifestations of inhaled corticosteroids?
Sudden blisters (angina bullosa)
What is an oral disease manifestation of oxygen administration?
What is glossitis? What is a major cause?
Inflammation + loss of lingual papillae of the tongue
B12 deficiency is common cause
What are some oral disease manifestation of Crohn's disease?
Name some high risk sites for oral cancer
Soft sites: ventral tongue, floor of mouth
What is sialosis?
Enlargement of the salivary glands
Not due to inflammation or neoplasia
What is Sjogren's syndrome?
Dry mouth syndrome due to immune destruction of salivary glands
Which virus is the commonest cause of oral hairy leukoplakia?
What are the components of the DMF index?
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