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UG Curriculum

Oral Medicine and Radiology
Teaching Hours: Theory: 65 Hours, Practicals: 110 Hours
Oral Medicine
III Year : 21 Hours


Introduction to oral medicine – definition scope and clinical applications

1 hour

Principles of oral diagnosis
Swelling, ulcer, sinus, fistula, mucosal lesions, pain and TMJ problems.
Case history and components
Physical examination methodologies
Extra Oral and Neck
Intra oral
Concepts of provisional diagnosis, Differential Diagnosis
Clinical chair side Investigations and Radiological Investigations
Hematological, Microbiological, Histopathological
Special investigations – biochemical, Sialochemical studies, serology, Immunological
Final / confirmed diagnosis
Formulation of Treatment plan
Referral for opinions

1 hour

Dental disorders – destructions
Developmental malformations, discoloration of teeth

1 hour

Principles, Procedures, and Protocol for Asepsis, Sterilisation, Intection control

1 hour

Acute infections of Oral and Para oral structures – Baterial, viral, Fungal, Parasitic

1 hour

Oral sepsis and its effect on general system

1 hour


Differential diagnosis of cervicofacial Lymphadenopathy

1 hour

Periapical diseases and diseases of dental pulp, Diagnosis of dental caries, and Periodontal disease

1 hour

Differential diagnosis of Orofacial pain

1 hour

White and Red lesions of oral mucosa

2 hour

Ulcerative and Vesiculobullous lesions of oral mucosa

2 hour


Diagnostic protocol of formulation of differential diagnosis of cysts tumors, Odontomes, Fibro osseous lesions of oral paraoral structures.

1 hour

Orofacial pigmentation

1 hour

Metabolic, endrocrinal, nutritional diseases affecting oral cavity

1 hour

Dermatological diseases importance to dentistry

1 hour


Status asthamaticus, epilepticus, basic CPR

1 hour

Occupational diseases affecting Oral and Orofacial region

1 hour


Pharmacotherapeutics in oral medicine- Drugs used [analgesics, antibiotics, steroids, etc.] Drug allergies

1 hour


Occupational diseases affecting Oral and Orofacial region

1 hour


Diseases of the tongue, and tongue in systemic disease.


Concept of pre- malignancy -Premalignant lesions and Conditions.

IV Year: 15 Hours

Oral Cancer- Etiology and Classification.

Clinical Features and Clinical Staging
Laboratory Investigations and Diagnosis
Immune concepts in Oral Malignancies
Management Chemotherapy/ Radiotherapy

1 hour


Diseases of Salivary glands.

1 hour

Auto immune diseases affecting oral cavity.

1 hour


Allergic and immunological lesions of oral cavity.

1 hour

AIDS -Oral cavity in HIV / AIDS.

1 hour

Diseases of the TMJ, bone Osteodystrophies.

1 hour


Diseases of the Maxillary sinus.

1 hour

Blood Dyscrasias – oral manifestations, diagnosis and management of dental problems

1 hour

Oral manifestations of systemic diseases and medical emergency management – Cardiac Patient, Cardiac arrest, Specific infections, Syncope, Anaphvlaxis.

1 hour


Maxillofacial trauma -clinical diagnostic protocal.

2 hour


Psychosomatic oral medicine – Burning mouth syndrome, Glossopyrosis, Glossodynia, Orofacial dysaesthesia, Cancerophobia., MPDS, taste abnormalities.

1 hour

Psychosomatic oral medicine – Burning mouth syndrome, Glossopyrosis, Glossodynia, Orofacial dysaesthesia, Cancerophobia., MPDS, taste abnormalities.

1 hour


IV Year : 17 Hours

1 Introduction to Oral Radiology – Definitions, Scope & limitations. 1 hour

Basic physics in radiology

Radiographic equipment
Radiographic accessories (film holders, beam directional devices, intensifying screens, extra oral cassettes, grids etc.)
Radiographic image receptors
Production of X rays (dark room procedures, composition of developer & fixer, safe lighting, processing technique-manual/ automatic, storage of films)
Properties of X rays
Electromagnetic spectrum & types of radiation
Electromagnetic factors
Collimation, Filtration
Principals of Shadow Casting
Projection Geometry

1 hour
3 Principals of Intra Oral Radiograpghy, techniques, indications of IOPA, Bitewing, occulusal radiography – lecture & clinical demo
Object localization techniques
1 hour
4 Object localization techniques 1 hour

Radiographic interpretation-I

Principles, procedures
Normal radiographic landmarks of jaws & adjacent structures.
Radiographic interpretation & differential diagnosis in dental caries, periodontal diseases, periapical diseases

1 hour
6 Radiographic interpretation-I 1 hour
7 Radiographic artifacts 2 hour
8 Radiographic features of common pathologies of jaw bones (cysts, tumors, fibro osseous diseases, metabolic, endocrine, nutritional blood disorders) 1 hour
9 Maxillary sinus disease (Radiology) 1 hour
10 TMJ Radiography 1 hour
11 Trauma Radiology 1 hour
12 Biologic effects of radiation & radiation protection 1 hour
13 Principles of radiotherapy – perparation of patient for oral radiotherapy management of post radiation oral complications. 1 hour
14 Principles of extra oral radiography – techniques, indications- lecture & clinical demo (not for exams) 1 hour
15 Contrast radiography- technique & interpretation of Sialography, Cystography, Anthrography, Angiography – lecture & clinical demo (not for exams) 1 hour
16 Advanced radiographic techniques – Panoramic radiography, cephalometric radiography, CT scans, PET scans, Radionucleide diagnosis, Digital radiography, RVG. 1 hour

     In III Year – 40 hrs
     In IV Year –70 hrs