Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

DEA-285 Oral Pathology for Dental Assisting (1)

Introduction to the general principles of pathology. Emphasis is on the specifics of disease entities of local and systemic origin to enable interpretation by the dental auxiliary of the medical and dental history with emphasis on specifics of oral pathology. Terminology is a focus, with descriptions of oral lesions and their treatment. Credits: 1, Hours: (1/0/0/0), Prereq: DEN-120, DEN-130; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B

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