Plasma cell mucositis of the oral cavity: report of a case and review of the literature.

@article{Solomon2008PlasmaCM,
  title={Plasma cell mucositis of the oral cavity: report of a case and review of the literature.},
  author={Lynn W Solomon and Richard O. Wein and Igor B Rosenwald and Nora M V Laver},
  journal={Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology, oral radiology, and endodontics},
  year={2008},
  volume={106 6},
  pages={853-60}
}
Plasma cell mucositis (PCM) is a rare plasma cell proliferative disorder of the upper aerodigestive tract with an unknown etiology. Including the present case, only 22 cases have been reported in the English-language literature. PCM affects adult patients at an average age of 56.6 years. Clinical features are an intensely erythematous mucosa with papillomatous, cobblestone, nodular, or velvety surface changes. Symptoms include oral pain of long duration, dysphagia, persistent hoarseness, and… CONTINUE READING