White corrugated mucosa.

C. S. Miller, R. M. Craig

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A patient with white sponge nevus involving the buccal mucosa, labial mucosa, and soft palate is reported. The salient clinical and histological features of the disease were discussed. This diagnosis should be considered when bilateral white lesions of buccal mucosa are encountered. Early onset, a familial history, and the asymptomatic nature are key features to the disease. If historical data and clinical features are suspect, an incisional biopsy is adequate for diagnosis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)345-346
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the American Dental Association
Issue number2
StatePublished - Aug 1988

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Funding Information:
The publication of this series is coordinated by the Western Dental Education Center, West Los Angeles VA Medical Center, Los Angeles, Ralph W. Correll, DDS, director, and is supported by the Veterans Administration and by the American Dental Association. The opinions and assertions herein are those of the authors and are not to be construed as official or necessarily representing the views of the Veterans Administration.

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  • Dentistry (all)


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