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Benign Leucoplakia

definition

A white patch seen on the oral mucosa. It is considered a premalignant condition and is often tobacco-induced. When evidence of Epstein-Barr virus is present, the condition is called hairy leukoplakia (LEUKOPLAKIA, HAIRY).

synonyms

Benign Leucoplakia, Leucoplakia, Benign

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2 images found for this diagnose localisation: angle of the mouth, mucous membranes (oral, nasal), buccal, diagnosis: Benign Leucoplakia diagnosis: Benign Leucoplakia