Munson Health
 
Leukoplakia

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by Stuart A

(Hairy Leukoplakia; Smoker’s Keratosis)

 

Prevention

To help reduce your chance of getting leukoplakia:
 

RESOURCES

Mouth Healthy—American Dental Association
http://www.mouthhealthy.org

National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
http://www.nidcr.nih.gov

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

Canadian Dental Association
http://www.cda-adc.ca

Canadian Dental Hygienists Association
http://www.cdha.ca

 

References


Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated January 13, 2014. Accessed August 14, 2014.


Hairy leukoplakia. DermNet NZ website. Available at: http://dermnetnz.org/site-age-specific/hairy-leukoplakia.html. Updated December 29, 2013. Accessed August 14, 2014.


Oral hairy leukoplakia. AETC National Resource Center website. Available at: http://aidsetc.org/guide/oral-hairy-leukoplakia. Published April 2014. Accessed August 14, 2014.

 

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