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imbalance of right and left facial structures

asymmetric

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inflammation of a salivary gland

sialoadenitis

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painful facial muscle twitching, commonly called trigeminal neuralgia

tic doulouroux

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sudden, temporary one-sided facial paralysis

Bell's palsy

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some strokes result in one-sided deficit/drooping of face, mouth, and eye

CVA (stroke)

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can cause muscle tremor (syndrome)

TMJ syndrom

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abnormal-looking patches of skin in or on the mouth

oral lesion

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inflammation, redness of the fums

gingivitis

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inflammation of the gums involving periosteal tissues

periodontitis

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flow/discharge pus

pyorrhea

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collection of pus around periodontal tissue

periodontal abscess

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collection of pus around the apex of a tooth

periapical abscess

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inflammation around the tooth's crown as it erupts through the gum

pericoronitis

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painful and highly inflamed gums with areas of necrotic tissue

ANUG

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inflammation of skin and connective tissue

cellulitis

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small quick-clearing oral ulcer, aka cancer sore

aphthous ulcer

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white patches on mucous membranes and/or throat

thrush

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watery-looking pimples that burst and crust over aka cold sore

Herpes simplex

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cyst under the tongue or on the floor of the mouth

ranula

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dry scales and fissures on the lip

ranula

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dry scales and fissures on the lip

cheilosis

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inflammation of the tongue

glossitis

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inflammation inside the mouth

stomatitis

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pertaining to white thin flaky plate-like patches that cannot be wiped off

leukoplakia

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new tissues that is abnormal, unusual

neoplasm

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decay involving one tooth surface

simple cavity

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decay involving two surfaces

compound cavity

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decay involving more than two surfaces

complex cavity

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beginning of decay

incipient caries

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rapid decay progression, involving many teeth simultaneously

rampant caries