Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Oral Diseases

Edited by Gokul Sridharan

YMT Dental College and Hospital

Co-editors:

Sukumaran Anil

Hamad Medical Corporation

Alaa Eddin Omar Al Ostwani

International University for Science and Technology.

Oral diseases are one of the more common non-communicable health diseases. They pose a major health burden for many countries and affect people throughout their lifetime causing pain, discomfort, disfigurement, and even death. As per WHO, it is estimated that oral diseases affect nearly 3.5 billion people globally. In developing countries, the estimate could be still higher owing to the lack of awareness among the general public, the lack of adequate infrastructure, and less accessibility to oral health care providers, especially amongst people of lower socio-economic status. The aim of this book is to provide an overview of various oral diseases with emphasis on the pathogenesis, investigation, and the management protocol of different oral and maxillofacial diseases.

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Oral DiseasesEdited by Gokul Sridharan

Published: May 13th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.84931

ISBN: 978-1-83880-503-6

Print ISBN: 978-1-83880-502-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-541-8

Copyright year: 2020

Books open for chapter submissions

2022 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Interdental Brushes in Maintaining Periodontal Health

By Esra Guzeldemir-Akcakanat

55

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2. Pathogenesis of Gingivitis

By Reghunathan S. Preethanath, Wael I. Ibraheem and Aiswarya Anil

113

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3. Diagnosis and Treatment Plan for Gingival Diseases and Conditions

By Anahita Punj and Manav Chaturvedi

56

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4. Host Modulation

By Wael I. Ibraheem and Reghunathan S. Preethanath

62

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5. Adverse Effects of Medications on Periodontal Tissues

By Sukumaran Anil, Seham H.S.A. Alyafei, Annie Kitty George and Elna Paul Chalisserry

117

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6. Potentially Malignant Oral Disorders

By Márcio Campos Oliveira, Igor Ferreira Borba de Almeida, Almira Oliveira Pereira and Maria da Conceição Andrade

160

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7. Oral Cancer: The State of the Art of Modern-Day Diagnosis and Treatment

By Quang Van Le, Duy Quoc Ngo, Toan Duc Tran and Quy Xuan Ngo

793

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8. Non-Invasive Methods for Early Diagnosis of Oral Cancer

By Manoela Garcia Dias da Conceição, Ana Cláudia Figueiró and Vera Lucia Luiza

76

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9. Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Expression in the Pathological Angiogenesis in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

By Biagio Rapone and Elisabetta Ferrara

67

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10. The Role of Neck Dissection in Oral Cavity Carcinoma

By Alfredo Quintin Y. Pontejos Jr. and Daryl Anne A. del Mundo

117

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11. Modalities and State of Art in Oral Cancer Reconstruction

By Andres Chala

85

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12. Applications of CBCT in Endodontics

By Jesús Mena Álvarez and Álvaro Zubizarreta Macho

77

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13. Bioceramic Cements in Endodontics

By Viviane Ferreira Guimarães Xavier, Luiz Felipe Moreira, Daniel Guimarães Xavier, Juliana Guimarães Xavier and Whyrllene Steine

192

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14. Flap Techniques in Dentoalveolar Surgery

By Randa Abdulmoein AlFotawi

53

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