147. Diseases of the Oral Mucosa and Tongue

  1. Alan D. Irvine MD, FRCPI, FRCP3,4,
  2. Peter H. Hoeger MD5,6 and
  3. Albert C. Yan MD, FAAP, FAAD7,8
  1. Jane Luker BDS, FDSRCS, PhD, DDRRCR1 and
  2. Crispian Scully MD, PhD, MDS, MRCS, BSc, FDSRCS, FDSRCPS, FFDRCSI, FDSRCSE, FRCPath, FMedSci, FHEA, FUCL, DSc, DChD, DMed(HC)2

Published Online: 24 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444345384.ch147

Harper's Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology, Volume 1, 2, Third Edition

Harper's Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology, Volume 1, 2, Third Edition

How to Cite

Luker, J. and Scully, C. (2011) Diseases of the Oral Mucosa and Tongue, in Harper's Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology, Volume 1, 2, Third Edition (eds A. D. Irvine, P. H. Hoeger and A. C. Yan), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444345384.ch147

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland

  2. 4

    Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

  3. 5

    University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

  4. 6

    Catholic Children's Hospital Wilhelmstift, Hamburg, Germany

  5. 7

    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA

  6. 8

    The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Bristol Dental Hospital, University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust, Bristol, UK

  2. 2

    Pathology and Microbiology, University of London, Professor of Special Needs Dentistry, University College London, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 MAY 2011
  2. Published Print: 3 JUN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405176958

Online ISBN: 9781444345384

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Keywords:

  • oral mucosa and tongue diseases;
  • oral mucosa lesions, isolated - disease entity, systemic disease process;
  • ulcers, mimicking RAS - caused by certain factors;
  • mouth ulcers/sore mouth - stomatitis, oral mucosa inflammatory diseases;
  • herpetiform ulceration - affecting older age group (20–29 years);
  • major aphthous stomatitis - Sutton's ulcers, periadenitis mucosa necrotica recurrens;
  • MAGIC (mouth and genital ulcers with inflamed cartilage) syndrome - and Behçet syndrome, large joint arthropathies;
  • oral ulceration - associated with systemic disease;
  • dyskeratosis congenital - rare disorder, sex-linked and recessive forms;
  • hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia - Osler–Weber–Rendu disease

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Mouth ulcers/sore mouth

  • White patches (leucoplakia)

  • Red and pigmented lesions

  • Swellings/lumps in and around the mouth

  • Lesions of the tongue

  • References