Description
General and Oral Pathology
This course prepares the student dental hygienist to determine when to consult, treat or refer clients with various disease, infection or physiological conditions. Students learn to recognize the signs, causes, and implications of common pathological conditions including inflammatory responses, immune disorders, genetic disorders, developmental disorders of tissues and cysts, oral tissue trauma, and neoplasm of the oral cavity.
Details
Grading Basis
Official
Units
3
Offering
Course
DENTHYG 10508111
Academic Group
Associate Degree
Academic Organization
Health Related Professions
Enrollment Requirements
Must be accepted into the Dental Hygienist Program. Must be concurrently enrolled inGen & Oral Path, DH Process III, Dental Pharmacology, Community Dental Health, and Dental Pain Management. Prerequisites: All first and second semester courses
Typically Offered
Fall