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3 CE Hrs, Recognition and Management of Benign and Malignant Oral Tumors

Time limit: 150 days
3 CEUs

$80 Enroll

Full course description

The diagnosis and treatment of oral and maxillofacial tumors can be challenging. This course will help learners determine whether an intraoral or maxillofacial tumor is benign or malignant. The history, clinical signs, gross, radiographic, cytologic, and histologic characteristics of benign versus malignant lesions will be reviewed. Based on the definitive diagnosis and location of oral and maxillofacial masses, appropriate treatment plans can be developed. 

The various locations of oral and maxillofacial masses include the gingiva, lip, mucosa, tongue, palate, mandible, and maxilla. Treatment options reviewed include gingivectomy, partial lip resection, partial glossectomy, and various mandibulectomy and maxillectomy procedures.

This is a self-paced course. You may start and finish the course at any time. Upon successful completion of this course, you will be granted three hours of continuing education (CE). College of Veterinary Medicine is an authorized CE provider, and our courses are equivalent to RACE approved. This course is expected to take three hours to complete.

This course is 100% online. All the lectures and assessments are on-demand to meet your busy schedule.

3 hours of CE!


What You'll Learn

  • Recognize factors that identify benign or malignant oral tumors
  • Develop appropriate treatment plans for oral tumors
  • Identify surgical treatment options including gingivectomy, partial lip resection, partial glossectomy, mandibulectomy, and maxillectomy procedures