ORAL PIGMENTATIONS OF THE ORAL CAVITY


ERGUN S., Tanyeri H.

JOURNAL OF ISTANBUL UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF DENTISTRY, vol.41, no.1-2, pp.45-58, 2007 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 41 Issue: 1-2
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ISTANBUL UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)
  • Page Numbers: pp.45-58
  • Keywords: oral pigmented lesions, classification, Review, VERRUCIFORM XANTHOMA, MALIGNANT-MELANOMA, MUCOSA, GINGIVA, LESIONS, DISORDERS, MACULE, NEVI
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Oral pigmented lesions represent a variety of clinical entities, ranging from physiologic changes to manifestations of systemic illnesses and malignant neoplasms. These lesions were been classified and investigated by a lot of authors several times. In this paper, pigmented lesions of the oral cavity are classified and described, case reports are presented and related litarature's review is done.