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Lesions
Sites with Information about
Oral Lesions & Diseases



Fungating, hemorrhagic mass of the anterior maxillary gingiva. Photo: Dr. Thoma Wilcko, Erie, Pennsylvania. Note: Click on the organization's name below (if underlined) to visit its website.

Topic/Name of Website Country Description

About the
oral cavity 
and

teeth diseases

 USA

University of Missouri - Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri. Pathology lecture notes from Dr. E. Friedlander, Chairman of Pathology. This is his private website, it is not related to the University.

Bond's Book
of
Oral Diseases

USA

The Maxillofacial Center, Morgantown, West Virginia. Online textbook of oral lesions, with emphasis on clinical and microscopic diagnosis, and treatment. This is a work in progress & is not yet completed. Author: Dr. Jerry Bouquot.

Universidad Mayor,
Oral & General
Pathology Course

Chile

Mayor University, Santiago. Terrific site from Dr. Benjamin Martinez, in Spanish.  This is an entire pathology course, with oral and general pathology topics.  Can almost be used as a textbook.  Good photos.

Clínica Oris

Brazil

Brasília/DF. Portuguese site discusses diagnosis and treatment of halitosis.

HIVdent

USA

Current treatment, patient care, advocacy, etc. for optimal oral health care for HIV patients.

Patologia Bucal

Brazil

Universidade de São Paulo, Brasil. A good Portuguese language site with clinical/histopathologic cases and on-line seminars. Some areas require registration.

  Virtual Hospital

USA

University of Iowa, Iowa City. A short oral pathology quiz, generated by the oral pathologists at the.

WHO oral health 
profiles, by country

Sweden

World Health Organization, Malmö. Primarily caries information.

 


 

Photo

Sites with Cases or Photos of Oral Lesions
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Torus palatinus. Photo courtesy of Dr. Thomas Wilcko, Erie, Pennsylvania, USA.
Note: Click on the organization's name (if underlined) to visit its website.

Topic/Name of Website Country Description

Atlas Clinico
de Medicina Oral

Spain

University of Valencia, Valencia. A nice Spanish language atlas from Professor Bagán.  Lots of pictures, minimal amount of text.

BBOP Images

USA

Bulletin Board of Oral Pathology. Clinical and microscopic photos of cases donated by BBOP members for professional and public view. BBOP is sponsored by the State University of New York, Buffalo School of Dental Medicine (see Organizations web page on this site) Coordinators:  Drs. Alan Drinnan & Alfredo Aguirre

Clarksburg Area
Seminars on
Oral Diseases

USA

Clarksburg VA Hospital, Clarksburg, West Virginia. Monthly participation seminars discuss clinical cases, presented several weeks earlier on the web.  Diagnoses are provided only to registered participants, but anyone can view the cases. Coordinator: Dr. Jerry Bouquot.

Iowa Oral Pathology 
Image Database

USA

University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa. A clinical and histopathologic atlas of oral lesions. Collaborative effort by oral pathologists at the University of Iowa, Harvard University & Tufts University.  

Maxillofacial Center Cases (Clinical)

USA

The Maxillofacial Center for Education& Research, Morgantown, West Virginia. A collection of clinical photos of oral lesions, with histories and without diagnoses, for use in clinicopathology conferences. Coordinated by Dr. J. E. Bouquot, Director of Research. Diagnoses can be obtained from Dr. Bouquot upon proof of your teaching status.

Maxillofacial Center Cases (Historical)

USA

The Maxillofacial Center for Education& Research, Morgantown, West Virginia. A collection of clinical and microscopic drawings from dental and medical journals of the 1840-1890 time period. Coordinated by Dr. J. E. Bouquot, Director of Research.

Maxillofacial Center Cases (Microscopic)

USA

The Maxillofacial Center for Education & Research, Morgantown, West Virginia. A collection of photomicrographs of oral lesions, without diagnoses listed, for use in histopathology teaching. Coordinated by Dr. J. E. Bouquot, Director of Research. Diagnoses can be obtained from Dr. Bouquot upon proof of your teaching status.

Navy Oral Pathology

USA

U.S. Navy, Bethesda Naval Hospital, Case of the Month. A clinical case is provided each month, with diagnoses requested from participants. Sponsored and maintained by the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology, Bethesda Naval Hospital, Bethesda, Maryland.  

Oklahoma
Case of
the Month

USA

University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Monthly cases by Dr. Stephen Young, Dean of the School of Dentistry.

Oral Pathology
 in Malaysia

Malaysia

University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur. Clinical and histopathologic photos and discussion of several oral pathologic entities.  New cases are continuously added, but diagnoses are not provided. Author: Dr. Rosnah Zain.

Oral Pathology
Review

USA

Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts. More than 120 cases to review, using interactive teaching techniques. Prepared by Professor John Guinta.

Oral Radiology
Teaching Cases

Japan

Nagasaki University, Nagasaki. Teaching cases from the Department of Radiology.  Presented in English or Japanese.

Patologia Bucal

Brazil

Universidade de São Paulo, Brasil. A good Portuguese language site with clinical/histopathologic cases and on-line seminars. Some areas require registration.

Pictures in 
Oral Pathology

Greece

Athens Medical Society, Athens. Several oral mucosal cases presented by Dr. O. Nicolatou-Galitis

Tele-
oralpathology

India

Department of Oral Pathology & Microbiology, Government Dental College, Trivandrum. Second opinion clinical and microscopic cases, with a chance to provide your own diagnosis. Chief moderator: Dr. Sunil Kumar Kothawar. Chief Executive Staff; Dr. Rajendran, Dept. Chair.

USC Oral Pathology 
Disease Image
Collection

USA

University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California. An interactive teaching review of oral pathology. Prepared by the late Dr. William Crawford.

X-ray Xcellence

Canada

Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia. A few radiographic cases from the first website for oral radiology. From the Division of Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology.


Cooper's Rock State Park

Just minutes away from Morgantown, West Virginia, home of The Maxillofacial Center for Education& Research, is the largest state park and forest east of the Mississippi River.

 


 

Cancer

Sites with Information about Oral Cancer
Note: Click on the organization's name (if underlined) to visit its website.

Name of Website Country Description

AMEDEO Head
and Neck Cancer

USA

A free and sophisticated medical literature service which can provide you with weekly emails containing abstracts of papers on topics of your choosing.  Online since 1997, financially supported primarily by contributions from drugs companies.

Cancer Facts
and Figures-1997:
Oral Cavity and
Pharynx Cancer

USA

Statistics related to oral cavity and pharynx cancer from the American Cancer Society.

Dental Oncology
Education

Program

USA

Assisting dental professionals in Texas with the prevention, detection, diagnosis and management of oral cancer and oral sequelae associated with cancer therapy.

Head and Neck
Cancer Resources Directory

England

Guide to Internet Resources for Cancer Head and Neck Cancers Head and Neck Cancer (60 links)

HealthLink USA
on Oral Cancer

USA

Oral Cancer information on treatment, prevention, diagnosis, email groups, support groups, personal stories.

The Maxillofacial
Center

USA

Oral precancer information for docs.

Nutritional &
Habitual Factors
for Oral Cancer & Precancer in
Malaysia

Malaysia

A report with clinicopathologic and epidemiologic information relative to several Malaysian populations.

OncoLink

USA

University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center's information page pertaining to head & neck cancer.

Oral Cancer

USA

 A consortium for prevention and early detection of oral cancer.  Includes 4 New York & New Jersey dental schools and the OralScan Laboratories, Inc.

Oral Cancer,
from CDC

USA

Information about oral cancer from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

Oral Cancer 
Information

Center

USA

Oral cancer information for patients and docs.  Sponsored by numerous organizations, including CDC, ACS and AAOMP.

Oral Cancer
Page by
Dr.H.R.Sukhia

USA

Introduction to oral cancer, including types, conditions, causes and treatment options available.

Oral Cancer
Treatments

USA

Oral cancer information, clinical trials and reviews for medical professionals and laypersons.

Support for
People with
Oral and
Head and Neck
Cancer -
SPOHNC

USA

National patient-directed self-help organization dedicated to meeting the needs of oral and head and neck cancer patients.

 


 

 

Precancers

Sites with Information about Oral Precancers
Note: Click on the organization's name (if underlined) to visit its website.

Name of Website Country Description

The Maxillofacial Center

USA

See also the history section of this site.

Nutritional &
Habitual Factors
for Oral Cancer
& Precancer
in Malaysia

Malaysia

A report with clinicopathologic and epidemiologic information relative to several Malaysian populations.

 


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