oa Central African Journal of Medicine - Observations upon the oral mucosa of the African

Volume 4, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 0008-9176



An account is given of the use of tongue prints and buccal smears as an aid to diagnosis of malnutrition and in following up the effects of treatment. The use of ultra-violet and sodium vapour light in examination of the tongue is also descriptionbed.

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