Dr Jacinta Vu

Dr Jacinta Vu

Dr Vu is an oral medicine specialist in private practice and clinical senior lecturer, University of WA, West Leederville, WA.

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Ken, 19 years old, attends complaining of several weeks’ history of recurrent left facial swelling over the left angle of…
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Toothache is the most common orofacial pain and usually arises from an odontogenic origin. Non-odontogenic pains can present as, and be mistaken for, toothache. Some non-odontogenic
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Melissa, 38 years old, complains of a two-week history of a left palatal swelling, initially associated with a severe…
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Brian is a 32-year-old who presents with a four-week history of a soft lump on the inner aspect of the right lower lip. …
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Dry mouth affects approximately 22% of the adult population. Dry mouth may be xerostomia or salivary gland hypofunction, with little crossover of the two entities. The aetiology of
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A 63-year-old male presents with a painless, rubbery lump in his left hard palate. Test your clinical know-how by taking…
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A 12-year-old male presents with a two-year history of altered appearance of the dorsal tongue, with occasional 'blood…
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