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2017-2018 College Catalog 
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DHYG 206 Pathology

Pathology introduces dental hygiene students to concepts of disease, especially as related to the oral cavity. An introductory general survey of inflammation, infection and other general pathology is followed by a more detailed study of specific oral pathology. Areas of particular concern to dental hygiene students are stressed. Clinical applications are made by correlating the lecture materials with clinical cases by means of slide presentation and film. Open only to matriculated Dental Hygiene students.
Pre-requisite(s): BIOL 135 Oral Histology and Embryology ; BIOL 136 Anatomy and Physiology ; BIOL 205 Microbiology ; DHYG 117 Dental Radiology .
Co-requisite(s): DHYG 230 Preventive Dentistry III  and DHYG 231 Clinical Dental Hygiene II .
Terms Offered: Fall
Offered Distance Learning: No
Credits: 3
Contact Hours:
Lecture: 3