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Mouth Diseases

Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology (Mouth Diseases) is a specialty of dentistry concerned with the non-surgical treatment of conditions occurring in the head and neck region.

Patients with mouth diseases can be seen by a variety of doctors, but oral and maxillofacial pathology is the only specialty of dentistry or medicine that concentrates specifically on the diagnosis (both clinically and micros (More)


Understanding Mouth Diseases

  • Burning Mouth Syndrome
  • Common Mouth and Tongue Conditions
  • Genes, Chromosomes and Cancer Genes
  • Mucocele
  • Things that Go Bump in the Mouth
  • What Causes White Patches in the Mouth and Tongue?
  • Watch Your Mouth! (Multi-media partnership)
  • Oral Health/Dental Specialists

  • Commonly Asked Questions


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  • Are There Treatment Options for Burning Mouth Syndrome?
  • Can Mucocele Form on the Cheek?
  • Can Multiple Injections of Local Anesthetic Trigger TMD Symptoms?
  • Discoloration: Is It Related to an STD?
  • Do I Have Geographic Tongue?
  • How Are Lumps Inside the Tongue Treated?
  • How Do I Relieve Pain Associated with Tongue Shingles?
  • What Causes Red Circles on the Tongue?
  • What Could Cause Reoccurring Canker Sores?
  • Why Is There a Lump Inside my Right Cheek?

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    Last Updated: Mar 07, 2014