Oral hairy leukoplakia

Susan Zunt, C. E. Tomich

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Abstract

Oral hairy leukoplakia, usually observed on the lateral border of the tongue, may herald the development of symptomatic human immunodeficiency virus infection. This paper reviews the pertinent clinical features and differential diagnosis, histology, methods of establishing a definitive diagnosis, and management of the patient with this Epstein-Barr virus-associated lesion.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)812-816
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Dermatologic Surgery and Oncology
Volume16
Issue number9
StatePublished - 1990

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Hairy Leukoplakia
Virus Diseases
Human Herpesvirus 4
Tongue
Histology
Differential Diagnosis
HIV

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  • Dermatology
  • Oncology

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Oral hairy leukoplakia. / Zunt, Susan; Tomich, C. E.

In: Journal of Dermatologic Surgery and Oncology, Vol. 16, No. 9, 1990, p. 812-816.

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Zunt, S & Tomich, CE 1990, 'Oral hairy leukoplakia', Journal of Dermatologic Surgery and Oncology, vol. 16, no. 9, pp. 812-816.
Zunt, Susan ; Tomich, C. E. / Oral hairy leukoplakia. In: Journal of Dermatologic Surgery and Oncology. 1990 ; Vol. 16, No. 9. pp. 812-816.
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