Oral “White Lesions” other than Leukoplakia

  • Jolán Bánóczy
Part of the Developments in Oncology book series (DION, volume 8)


Expansion of knowledge and improvement in diagnostic procedures have permitted discrimination between certain lesions which grossly resemble leukoplakia, and which collectively are termed “white lesions” in the Anglo- Saxon literature. These clinico-pathological entities include lichen planus, leukoedema exfoliativum mucosae oris (white sponge naevus) and morsicatio buccarum et labiorum.


Oral Mucosa Buccal Mucosa Lichen Planus Oral Lichen Planus Vacuolar Degeneration 
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© Akadómiai Kiadó, Budapest 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jolán Bánóczy
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  1. 1.Clinic of Maxillo-Facial Surgery and DentistrySemmelweis University Medical SchoolBudapestHungary

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