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Chronic hyperplastic candidosis/candidiasis (candidal leukoplakia)

Critical Reviews in Oral Biology and Medicine : an Official Publication of the American Association of Oral Biologists

Aug 9, 2003

M A M Sitheeque, Lakshman P Samaranayake

Abstract

Chronic hyperplastic candidosis/candidiasis (CHC; syn. candidal leukoplakia) is a variant of oral candidosis that typically presents as a white patch on the commissures of the oral mucosa. The major etiologic agent of the disease is the oral fungal pathogen Candida predominantly belongi...read more

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Candida albicans
Decreased Immunologic Activity [PE]
Pathogenic Organism
Antibiotics, Antifungal
Immune Suppression
Leukoplakia
Oral Candidiasis
Epithelioid Hemangioma of Skin
Commissure
Histopathological Aspects
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Chronic hyperplastic candidosis/candidiasis (candidal leukoplakia)

Critical Reviews in Oral Biology and Medicine : an Official Publication of the American Association of Oral Biologists

Aug 9, 2003

M A M Sitheeque, Lakshman P Samaranayake

PMID: 12907694

DOI: 10.1177/154411130301400403

Abstract

Chronic hyperplastic candidosis/candidiasis (CHC; syn. candidal leukoplakia) is a variant of oral candidosis that typically presents as a white patch on the commissures of the oral mucosa. The major etiologic agent of the disease is the oral fungal pathogen Candida predominantly belongi...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Candida albicans
Decreased Immunologic Activity [PE]
Pathogenic Organism
Antibiotics, Antifungal
Immune Suppression
Leukoplakia
Oral Candidiasis
Epithelioid Hemangioma of Skin
Commissure
Histopathological Aspects
86
2

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Mouth Neoplasms

Mouth neoplasms are tumor on the lips or inside of oral cavity. Discover the latest research on mouth neoplasms here.

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