Oral mucosal lesions

As is evident from the long list of conditions and causes discussed in the section on diagnosis of ‘oral mucosal lesions’, this is a very broad term.

Despite this broad range of conditions affecting the oral mucosa, there are a few unifying and shared aspects to the treatment modalities of many oral mucosal lesions:

Beyond these general patterns of management of oral mucosal lesions, we outline in more detail treatment modalities and options for specific such conditions on the following page.

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