131 Possible Causes for Leukoplakia in USA

  • Congenital Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck

    Mucosal ulcerations, leukoplakia, nerve palsies, trismus, halithosis, otalgia and pain, depending on the site and location of the tumor may be encountered. … Erythroplakia and leukoplakia, as well as painful mucosal ulcerations may be seen in tumors of the oral cavity, while otalgia, paresthesias, nerve palsies, trismus and halitosis … The surface may be brown to red (erythroplakia) or present with circumscribed whitish plaques (leukoplakia).[1] [2]

  • Leukoplakia

    , LEUKOPLAKIA ORAL , Oral mucosa leukoplakia NOS , Oral leukoplakia , oral leukoplakia (diagnosis) , oral leukoplakia , Leukoplakia of mouth , Leukoplakia oral NOS , Oral … leukoplakia NOS , Leukokeratosis of oral mucosa , Leukoplakia, Oral [Disease/Finding] , oral keratosis , Leukoplakia;oral , leukoplakia mouth , leukoplakia oral , Leukoplakia … , Oral , Leukoplakia buccalis , Oral mucosa leucoplakia NOS , Oral mucosa leukoplakia NOS (disorder) , Leukoplakia oral , mouth; leukoplakia , Oral Leukoplakia , Oral Keratoses[3]

  • Oral Leukoplakia

    Together with the size of the lesion (the diameter of either one or multiple leukoplakias < 2cm, 2-4 cm or > 4 cm are designated as L1, L2, and L3), oral leukoplakias are … Oral leukoplakia is a white patch or plaque that develops in the oral cavity and is strongly associated with tobacco smoking. … The definition of oral leukoplakia has undergone numerous revisions from its introduction in the medical literature.[4]

  • Pachyonychia Congenita, Type 2
    No Oral Leukoplakia
  • Hairy Leukoplakia

    Hairy leukoplakia is a patch of white observed laterally on the tongue with a typical ridged appearance. … The prognosis of patients exhibiting hairy leukoplakia is directly related to their CD4 T count. … Maintaining an immune system that is as potent as possible is the key to avoiding hairy leukoplakia.[5]

  • Vulvar Dystrophy

    of vulva Vulvar dystrophy Vulvar leukoplakia Applies To Kraurosis of vulva Leukoplakia of vulva ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 624.09 : … Convert to ICD-10-CM : 624.09 converts approximately to: 2015/16 ICD-10-CM N90.4 Leukoplakia of vulva Approximate Synonyms Dystrophy of vulva Hyperkeratosis of vulva Leukoplakia … Related Articles vulvar leukoplakia. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p2481 A definition of the term "vulvar leukoplakia," which refers to lichen[6] [7]

  • Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson Syndrome

    In addition to HHS-specific sequelae, HHS patients frequently present with the mucocutaneous triad of nail dysplasia, lacy skin pigmentation, and oral leukoplakia Although[8]

  • Dyskeratosis Congenita

    Oral leukoplakia that manifests in form of white patches that cover the oral mucosa. … Leukoplakia is considered a precancerous condition and may precede malignant degeneration. … Dyskeratosis congenita is a general term for genetic disorders that lead to excess skin pigmentation, nail dystrophy and mucosal leukoplakia.[9]

  • Tongue Disease

    Oral hairy leukoplakia (seen in people with immunosuppression, caused by Epstein-Barr virus) Oral candidiasis can affect the tongue. … Leukoplakia - can affect the tongue Tongue coating - food debris, desquamated epithelial cells and bacteria often form a visible tongue coating.[10]

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  1. Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/squamous-cell-…
  2. Head and Neck: Squamous cell carcinoma: an overview, http://atlasgeneticsoncology.org/Tumors/HeadNec…
  3. Oral Leukoplakia, http://www.fpnotebook.com/dental/HemeOnc/OrlLkplk.htm
  4. Oral Leukoplakia, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/oral-leukoplakia
  5. Hairy Leukoplakia, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/hairy-leukoplakia
  6. vulvar dystrophy, http://connection.ebscohost.com/c/reference-ent…
  7. 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 624.09 : Other dystrophy of vulva, http://www.icd9data.com/2012/Volume1/580-629/61…
  8. Hoyeraal-Hreidarsson syndrome, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hoyeraal-Hreidars…
  9. Dyskeratosis Congenita, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/dyskeratosis-c…
  10. Tongue disease, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tongue_disease