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oral diagnosis

The area of dentistry devoted to the compilation and study of the patient's dental history and a detailed clinical examination of the oral tissues and radiographs to assess oral health, with the object of developing a treatment plan to restore tooth structure and proper occlusion and to promote healing and better oral health.
See also: diagnosis
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This study comprised of patients attending Oral Diagnosis Department of Dental Hospital of Sir Syed College of Medical Sciences (SSCMS) for Girls from 1st August 2016 to 31st October 2016.
General dentists practice dentistry by using skills in oral diagnosis, disease prevention and rehabilitation.
The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of oral diseases in patients seen in the Oral Diagnosis and Medicine Department of Dental Hospital of Sir Syed College of Medical Sciences for Girls, Karachi on World Oral Health Day 2015.
The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of Fordyce's granules in patients attending the Oral diagnosis department of Dental Hospital of Sir Syed College of Medical Sciences for Girls, Karachi, Pakistan.
In July 2014 a 52 years old male attended Oral Diagnosis and Medicine Department of Sir Syed Dental Hospital.
1 Research Assistant, Department of Oral Diagnosis and Radiology, Faculty of Dentistry, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey