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Oral Histology

  • Course Code :
    HPT 221
  • Level :
  • Course Hours :
    3.00 Hours
  • Department :
    Faculty of Oral & Dental Medicine

Instructor information :

Area of Study :

• To keep pace with recent advances in oral biology. • To provide an expanded knowledge about histology, embryology and physiology of oral and dental tissues. • To serve as a basis for understanding the clinical courses such as oral pathology, oral surgery and oral medicine etc…. • To enable the development and application of appropriate professional attitude as well as communication and practical skills of the students.

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Course outcomes:

a. Knowledge and Understanding:

1- Define the different oral and para oral structures..
2- Describe embryology of oral and para oral tissues.
3- Identify and draw both hard and soft oral tissues..
4- Describe the structure and the function of different oral and para oral tissues.
5- Differentiate between different hard dental and soft oral tissues
6- Explain the clinical significance associated with certain oral and para oral structures.
7- Describe the histological age changes of oral and para oral tissues..

b. Intellectual Skills:

1- Differentiate between the different oral and para oral tissues..
2- Distinguish any abnormalities that might affect the normal oral and para oral tissues.

c. Professional and Practical Skills:

1- Use the light microscope properly.
2- Identify the different oral tissuesusing the light microscope.
3- Draw the histological structure of oral and para oral tissues.
4- Understand the technical steps for preparation of tooth ground and decalcified microscopic sections as well as the main histologyical and histochemical stains..

d. General and Transferable Skills:

1- Communicate effectively with colleagues , staff members and helping personnel.
2- Demonstrate appropriate professional attitude
3- Behavior in different situations

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Book Author Publisher
Illustrated Dental Embryology, Histology, and Anatomy MaryBath-Balogh Elsevier

Course notes :

• All lectures are available for students from the faculty as a soft copy. • Textbooks : Mary Bath-Balogh,Margaret J. Fehrenbach, Dental Embryology Histology and anatomy 2th Edition ,2006 • Websites related to the studysubject • Overhead projectors, slides and computer presentations used during teaching

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