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Chapter 17 Oral Pathology

Amy Applegate

historical diagnosis/personal history, family history, medical and dental histories, and history of the lesion Missing phrase2 - 8
clinical diagnosis/based on the clinical appearance of the lesion, including the color, size, shape, and location Missing phrase2 - 23
radiographic diagnosis/provides information about periapical pathology using x-rays Missing phrase2 - 9
microscopic diagnosis/used to make a definitive or final diagnosis Missing phrase2 - 44
laboratory diagnosis/can provide information that leads to a diagnosis by using blood chemistries, urinalysis, and other lab tests  Missing phrase2 - 41
therapeutic diagnosis/diagnosis is made by providing a treatment and seeing how the condition responds Missing phrase2 - 34
surgical diagnosis/diagnosis is made on the basis of findings from a surgical procedure Missing phrase2 - 21
differential diagnosis/when two or more possible causes of a condition are indentified, the dentist will determine which tests or procedures should be done to rule out the incorrect cause and make a final diagnosis Missing phrase2 - 15
acute inflammation/occurs if injury to the tissue is minimal and short-lasting and the tissue begins to repair quickly Missing phrase2 - 39
chronic inflammation/occurs when injury or irritation to the tissue continues Missing phrase2 - 0
leukoplakia/formation of white spots or patches on the oral mucosa Missing phrase2 - 13
lichen planus/benign, chronic disease that affects the skin and oral mucosa Missing phrase2 - 43
candidiasis/superficial infection caused by a yeastlike fungus Missing phrase2 - 1
aphthous ulcer/also known as "canker sores" Missing phrase2 - 31
cellulitis/inflammation of cellular or connective tissue Missing phrase2 - 10
leukemia/a progressive disease in which the bone marrow produces an increased number of immature or abnormal white cells Missing phrase2 - 14
geographic tongue/the surface of the tongue loses areas of the filiform papillae in irregularly shaped patterns the resemble a map Missing phrase2 - 19
fissured tongue/the top of the tongue appears to have deep grooves that become irritated if food debris collects in them Missing phrase2 - 36
hairy leukoplakia/a white plaque that is usually found on one side or sometimes both sides on the lateral borders of the tongue Missing phrase2 - 45
Kaposi's sarcoma/lesions may appear as multiple bluish, blackish, or reddish blotches  Missing phrase2 - 3
herpes simplex/lesions that usually occur on the lip Missing phrase2 - 27
herpes zoster/a latent herpes virus,also known as shingles Missing phrase2 - 11
human papillomavirus/warts that appear spiky, common finding in patients with early HIV infection Missing phrase2 - 28
macrognathia/abnormally large jaws Missing phrase2 - 5
micrognathia/abnormally small jaws Missing phrase2 - 30
abrasion/abnormal wearing away of tooth structure Missing phrase2 - 37
attrition/the normal wearing away of tooth structure during chewing Missing phrase2 - 4
bruxism/an oral habit that is characterized by involuntary gnashing, grinding, and clenching of the teeth Missing phrase2 - 17
ankyloglossia/also known as tongue-tie, results in a short lingual frenum that extends to the apex of the tongue Missing phrase2 - 2
abscess/localized area of pus originating from an infection Missing phrase2 - 35
biopsy/removal of tissue from living patients for diagnostic examination Missing phrase2 - 33
carcinoma/malignant tumor in epithelial tissue Missing phrase2 - 12
cyst/closed cell or pouch with a definite wall Missing phrase2 - 18
ecchymosis/technical term for bruising Missing phrase2 - 22
petechiae/small, pinpoint red spot on te skin or mucous membrane Missing phrase2 - 20
granuloma/granular tumor or growth Missing phrase2 - 24
lymphoma/malignant disorder of the lymphoid tissue Missing phrase2 - 7
metastasize/to spread disease from one part of the body to another Missing phrase2 - 6
methamphetamine/potent central nervous system stimulant Missing phrase2 - 32
pathology/study of disease Missing phrase2 - 46
tori/abnormal growth of bone in a specific area Missing phrase2 - 16
xerostomia/dryness of the mouth caused by a reduction in saliva Missing phrase2 - 38
anodontia/congenital absence of teeth Missing phrase2 - 40
dens in dente/"a tooth within a tooth" Missing phrase2 - 29
amelogenesis imperfecta/hereditary abnormality characterized by defects in the formation of enamel Missing phrase2 - 42
hypocalcification/incomplete calcification or hardening of the enamel Missing phrase2 - 26
erosion/a shallow injury of the soft tissue caused by mechanical trauma Missing phrase2 - 25

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