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22 Cards in this Set

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which type of herpes infection is most common in the mouth
Herpes simplex virus I
Oral candidiasis is also known as
white plaque on the oral mucous membranes that cannot be removed by scraping and cannot be classified clinically or microscopically as another disease enity
a cystic lesion which is large and frequently seen in the floor of the mouth is also know as
Retention cyst
a highly vascular peduncular lesion usally occuring in the gingiva of children young adults and pregnant women
Pyogenic granuloma
the most common form of malignant tumor inthe mouth is
Squamous cell carcinoma
Squamous cell carcinoma of the mouth most frequently occurs on
the floor of the mouth
the most common tumor of the odontogenic origin is
Xerostomia can be defined as
dry mouth
vocal cord polyps are also known by the colloquial term
singers nodules
Juvenile laryngeal papillomas are caused by
Human papilloma virus types 6 and 11
the most common malignant tumor the larynx is
squamous cell carcinoma
a bengin cyst occuring on the anterolateral surface of the neck usally containing clear watery fluid
Branchial cyst
a remnant of thyroid development produces a cyst in the anterior midline of the neck known as
thyroglossal duct cyst
a paraganlioma arising at the bifurcation of the common carotid artery is known as
carotid body tumor or chemodectoma
acute inflammation of salivary glands is also known as
which of the major salivary glands is most frequently involved with benign and malignant neoplasms
Parotid gland
name the most common benign tumor of the major salivary glands
pleomorphic adenoma-epithelium derived benign tumor
a benign adenolymphoma of the parotid gland is also known as
Warthin tumor
the most common malignant tumor of the salivary gland is
mucoedpidermoid carcinoma
mucoepidermoid carcinoma occur preponderantly in the
partoid gland
the most common malignant tumor of the minor salivary gland
cylindroma or adenoid cystic carcinoma