morsicatio

mor·sic·a·ti·o

(mor-sik'ă-tē-ō),
Habitual nibbling of the lips (morsicatio labiorum), tongue (morsicatio linguae), or buccal mucosa (morsicatio buccarum); often produces a shaggy white lesion.
[L. biting, fr. mordeo, to bite]

morsicatio

(mor″sĭ-kā′sh(ē-)ō) [L. morsicatio, a biting]
Habitual or repetitive chewing or biting of a body part.

morsicatio buccarum

Habitual chewing of the inside of the cheek or oral mucosa.

morsicatio labiorum

Chronic biting or chewing of the lips.

morsicatio linguarum

l Chronic chewing of the tongue.

mor·si·ca·ti·o

(mor-sik'că-shē-ō)
Habitual nibbling of the lips (morsicatio labiorum), tongue (morsicatio linguae), or buccal mucosa (morsicatio buccarum); often produces a shaggy white lesion.
[L. biting, fr. mordeo, to bite]
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Morsicatio mucosae oris--a chronic oral frictional keratosis, not a leukoplakia.
Reactive changes: Morsicatio buccarum, Traumatic ulcer.
Morsicatio buccarum is treated depending on the cause.
The unintentional self-harm appears during stressful situations related to chronic deleterious habits, such as bruxism, thumb, or lip sucking, and the morsicatio buccarum [6].
Morsicatio mucosae orisda chronic oral frictional keratosis, not a leukoplakia.
(5) Un estudio realizado en la Universidad de Oviedo, Espana por Martinez, en el que tambien incluyeron las variantes de los normal, obtuvieron las lesiones pigmentadas como las mas frecuentes, seguidas de queratosis friccionales incluyendo al morsicatio buccarum.