Quiz 8: Oral Pathology

Nursing

B Leukoedema, a grayish-white generalized film in the buccal mucosal area, gives the mucosa an opaque appearance; it is very common ly seen among African Americans.

C Histologically , significant intercellular edema is present in the prickle (spinosum) layer of the stratified squamous epithelium .

D Leukoedema is considered a variant of normal and requires no treatment .