Diagnosis of Common Nodules and Masses of the Oral Cavity
An ACDE Series Webinar

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Course Description

As a general practitioner, it is important to know the common lesions (soft, firm, or bony; localized or generalized; and sessile or pedunculated lumps or bumps) occurring in different areas in the mouth, to have a differential diagnosis, and to know management options. Actual case presentations and management issues will be discussed.

Course Objectives

At the conclusion of this lecture, participants will be able to:

  • State the common lumps and bumps occurring in the oral cavity
  • Discuss differential diagnosis for these lumps and bumps
  • Identify the importance of biopsy to arrive at a definitive diagnosis
  • Describe management options


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Nagamani Narayana, D.M.D., M.S.

Dr. Nagamani Narayana has been an associate professor in Oral Pathology at UNMC, College of Dentistry from 2003. In addition to her training in India. She is dually trained in Oral Medicine and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology from UMKC, School of Dentistry, Kansas City and New York Hospital, Queens and obtained her DMD from Temple University School of Dentistry. She is a diplomate of American Academy of Oral Medicine and American Academy of Oral Pathology. Presently, Dr. Narayana teaches Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine at the school. in addition, she sees patients in the University Dental Associates and is the Director of the Oral Biopsy Service of the UNMC College of Dentistry.




Webinar: 8pm -9pm Eastern

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Continuing Education Units

1 contact hour. Lecture

  • September 23, 2021
  • 8pm – 9pm Eastern
  • $39 – ZOOM Webinar
Dates Location Course # Contact Hours
September 23, 2021 ZOOM Webinar 220191.04 1

WEBINAR CANCELLATION POLICY: Full refunds will be issued to registrants who cancel their registration no later than 48 hours before the course starting date/time. A 50% refund will be issued to registrants who cancel 48-24 hours before the course starting date/time. No refunds will be issued for registrants who does not login to the webinar or who cancels within 24 hours of the course starting date/time. Participants may phone the Continuing Education office to cancel, but a written request which includes the name and phone number of the person who paid for the course must be received by our office before a refund can be processed. This request can be emailed to ce@dental.ufl.edu.