Benjamin Ehst, Author at Psychiatry Advisor

Benjamin Ehst

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Oral Hairy Leukoplakia (OHL, hairy leukoplakia, viral leukoplakia)

Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? What you should be alert for in the history Oral hairy leukoplakia (OHL) is usually asymptomatic, and the unexpected esthetic appearance often alerts an individual to its presence. Rarely, patients complain of mild burning or pain, especially with eating or drinking. Look for known immune suppression or risk factors…

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