Common Ulcerations of the Oral Cavity
The various pathologies and potential for malignancy make effective diagnosis and treatment of these lesions critical.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the prevalence, presentation and etiology of common oral ulcers.
- Explain possible therapy and referrals when treating patients with oral ulcerations
- List descriptive categories, risks and common patient observations associated with these lesions.
This course was issued in the May 2017 issue and expires 5/31/20. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.