Resolution of oral hairy leukoplakia during treatment with azidothymidine

Joan A. Phelan, Robert S. Klein

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This report presents a case of oral hairy leukoplakia that has completely disappeared during treatment with azidothymidine. The reason for the resolution of the lesions in this case is not certain, but the outcome may be due to the action of the drug on the agent or agents causing the lesion.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)717-720
Number of pages4
JournalOral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jun 1988

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • General Dentistry


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