J Dermatol 2017 Sep 11;44(9):1071-1072. Epub 2016 Oct 11.
Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine of Sensory and Motor Organs, Tottori University Faculty of Medicine, Yonago, Japan.
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Postgrad Med 1997 Oct;102(4):93-4
Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA.
J Med Case Rep 2016 Nov 3;10(1):311. Epub 2016 Nov 3.
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral Pathology/Medicine and Oral Radiology, University of Nairobi Dental Hospital, P.O. Box 19676-00202, Nairobi, Kenya.
Background: Lipomas are benign neoplasms arising from adipose tissue. Oral lipomas have been reported in the buccal mucosa, tongue, floor of the mouth and lips; however, the case of a lipoma occurring as an antecedent lesion to recurrent sialadenitis is hitherto unreported in the English literature.
Case Presentation: We report the case of an intraoral lipoma occurring with signs and symptoms of recurrent sialadenitis in a 15-year-old Kenyan girl of Kikuyu descent. Read More
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Iran J Public Health 2013 1;42(2):215-9. Epub 2013 Feb 1.
Dept. of Oral Medicine, Dental School, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, Iran.
Background: Geographic Tongue is a benign disorder involving the dorsal surface of the tongue characterized by depapillated areas with leading and folded edges in yellowish or grayish white color and sometimes with unclear borders. Many studies have reported a relationship between such condition and different risk factors. This study aimed to investigate the prevalence rate and the risk factors of geographic tongue in the patients referring to the Department of Oral Medicine of Zahedan Dental School, in 2012. Read More