[Physical examination of oral cavity and physiological variations].


Clinical examination from front to rear of oral cavity, mouth closed then open. Inspection and bimanuel exam. Face examination but also cervical lymph nodes, skin and mucous. Early diagnosis of oral cancer. To reduce diagnostic wavering and patient's stress, physiological varants are important to know. In most cases, clinical examination is enough for diagnosis.

DOI: 10.1016/j.lpm.2017.01.005

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@article{Joly2017PhysicalEO, title={[Physical examination of oral cavity and physiological variations].}, author={Aline Joly and Brigitte Huttenberger and Arnaud Par{\'e}}, journal={Presse medicale}, year={2017}, volume={46 3}, pages={286-295} }