Diagnostic Tips for Benign White Oral Mucosal Lesions
Differentiating between benign and malignant white mucosal lesions is challenging.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Describe etiologic pathways and presenting characteristics of white mucosal lesions encountered in dental practice.
- Discuss risk factors for white mucosal lesions, and approaches to clinical assessment and diagnosis.
- Explain strategies for managing benign white lesions.
This course was issued in October 2020 and expires October 2023. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.