Oral Pathology

By | May 21, 2015

Adel M. Abdel-Azim

Oral pathology professor at King Abdul-Aziz University, Jeddah, KSA has maintained a website of his articles and lectures. Some of the topics are

  1. General Pathology for Dental Students: A Concise Text  A 50 pages handbook
  2. Cleft lip and cleft palate (presentation with historical background and pictures)
  3. Developmental Disturbance of Hard Dental Tissues
  4. Acute and chronic inflammation
  5. Infections of oral and para-oral tissues (Presentation with gross and histo-pathological pictures)


Pathology and Genetics of Head and Neck Tumours

A 435 pages book published by WHO in 2005.

Oral Pathology: Physical Examination Slides

Slides are part of Medicine course by Tufts University for dental students.


Pathology and oral diseases

By Michael Colvard, DDS, MTS, MS


Oral pathology image database

By Michael Finkelstein, DDS, MS of The University of Iowa College of Dentistry,

Oral histology slides

By the University of Iowa Health Care.

Oral Pathology Clinical Review

Material from United States Air Force 2013.

Basal and Squamous Cell tumors

Informative article by American Cancer Society.


Oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma

Material compiled from Grand rounds presentations at Departnent of otolaryngology. University of Texas.


Spindle Cell Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity and Oropharynx

Dr Hsing-Hao Su, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital published in J Chin Med Assoc • October 2006 • Vol 69 • No 10


Oral squamous cell carcinoma: Review of prognostic and predictive factors

Joa˜o Massano, MD; Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 2006


Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma: Epidemiology, Clinical  Presentation and Treatment

Liviu Feller, Johan Lemmer; Journal of Cancer Therapy, 2012, 3, 263-268


Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Clinical Aspects

Nicolás Bolesina, Fabián L. Femopase

Click to access 31751.pdf

Current management of oral cancer

JADA, Vol. 132, November 2001


Adjuvant Therapy For Resected Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head And Neck

American College of Radiology

http://www.acr.orgAmerican College of Radiology/

Generalized gingival hyperplasia

Causes of gingival hyperplasia could be due

  1. Antiepileptic drugs(phenytoin)
  2. Cyclosporine(immunosuppressant drug
  3. Nifidipine (calcium channel blocker)
  4. Hormonal changes during pregnancy

Treatment includes

  1. Remove the cause, give alternate drugs
  2. Gingivectomy /gingivoplasty
  3. Electrocautery
  4. Surgical excision of enlarged tissues
  5. Laser


Articles for Giant cell lesion

Giant cell lesions of oral cavity

Giant cell granuloma of the maxilla

Central giant cell granuloma: A case report

Peripheral giant cell granuloma : A case report