General and Oral Pathology

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
DEN
222
2
0
0
2
Prerequisite:

BIO 163 or BIO 165 or BIO 168 and DEN 110

Corequisite:

None

This course provides a general knowledge of oral pathological manifestations associated with selected systemic and oral diseases. Topics include developmental and degenerative diseases, selected microbial diseases, specific and nonspecific immune and inflammatory responses with emphasis on recognizing abnormalities. Upon completion, students should be able to differentiate between normal and abnormal tissues and refer unusual findings to the dentist for diagnosis.