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An Investigation of Candida Species in Patients with Oral Leukoplakia

  • İ. Kökçam
  • M. Yilmaz
  • M. Bolat
  • S. S. Kiliç
  • S. Bakir
Part of the Federation of European Microbiological Societies Symposium Series book series (FEMS, volume 50)

Abstract

In 1966, Cawson 1 described the distinctive clinical and histological features of a form of oral candidosis presenting itself as a leukoplakia. This was termed chronic hyperplastic candidosis or candidal leukoplakia 2.

Keywords

Candida Albicans Oral Cavity Oral Mucous Membrane Candida Species Germ Tube 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • İ. Kökçam
    • 1
  • M. Yilmaz
    • 2
  • M. Bolat
    • 1
  • S. S. Kiliç
    • 2
  • S. Bakir
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Dermatology Faculty of MedicineFirat UniversityElaziğTurkey
  2. 2.Department of Microbiology Faculty of MedicineFirat UniversityElaziğTurkey

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