Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology

Oral & Maxillofacial pathology is further termed as Oral pathology. This type of pathology refers to the oral cavity diseases, maxillae and also related to salivary glandsFacial muscles, and perioral skin  & Temporomandibular joints. It is a prone area for a variety of disorders. It is related along with diagnosis and study about the diseases affecting the oral and maxillofacial region.

The American Dental Association mostly uses the term oral and maxillofacial pathology for describing it as “the specialty of Dentistry and Pathology” which deals with the identification, and management of diseases.