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  • Oral literature in South Africa: 20 years on 

    Brown, Duncan (Taylor & Francis, 2016)
    I offer a retrospective on the field of orality and performance studies in South Africa from the perspective of 2016, assessing what has been achieved, what may have happened inadvertently or worryingly, what some of the ...
  • Oral manifestations of thrombocytopaenia 

    Lawrence, Stephen; Khammissa, R.A.G.; Fourie, J.; Masilana, A.; Lemmer, J.; Feller, L. (Elsevier, 2018)
    The appearance in the mouth of haemorrhagic petechiae, ecchymoses or blood blisters with spontaneous bleeding is suggestive of a haemorrhagic disorder that may be caused either by functional impairment of platelets or ...
  • Oral medicine acceptance in infants and toddlers: measurement properties of the caregiver-administered Children’s acceptance tool (CareCAT) 

    Blume, Joern; Ruano, Ana Lorena; Wang, Siri; Jackson, Debra J.; Tylleskär, Thorkild; Strand, Liv Inger (BioMed Central, 2018)
    BACKGROUND: Developing age-appropriate medications remains a challenge in particular for the population of infants and toddlers, as they are not able to reliably self-report if they would accept and consequently take an ...
  • Oral medicine case book 46: squamous cell carcinoma of the tongue 

    Stander, Suzette; Jeftha, Anthea; Dreyer, Wynand P.; Abdairahman, B.; Afrogheh, Amir (South African Dental Association (SADA), 2013)
    A 38-year-old-female presented at the Oral Medicine Clinic complaining of pain under her tongue that became worse during chewing, and radiated to her right ear. The pain started two months earlier and gradually increased ...
  • Oral medicine case book 47: oral neurofibroma 

    Stander, Suzette; Dreyer, Wynand P.; Holmes, Haly; Jeftha, Anthea; Afrogheh, Amir (South African Dental Association (SADA), 2013)
    A 29-year-old male patient presented at the Oral Medicine Clinic with the complaint of slow-growing growths on his tongue, causing discomfort. Extra-oral examination revealed several painless soft tissue nodules on his ...
  • Oral medicine case book 49: plasmablastic lymphoma 

    Stander, Suzette; Holmes, Haly; Dreyer, Wynand P.; Afrogheh, Amir; Mohamed, Nadja; Hille, Jos; Osman, Nuraan (South African Dental Association (SADA), 2013)
    A 25-year-old male patient presented at the Oral Medicine Clinic with a painful bleeding lesion on the palate causing him discomfort during speech, mastication, and sleep. The lesion started approximately five months earlier ...
  • Oral medicine case book 50: HIV associated Kaposi sacoma 

    Stander, Suzette; Mulder-Van Staden, Sune; Dreyer, Wynand P. (South African Dental Association (SADA), 2013)
    A 33-year-old female of African descent was referred to the Oral Medicine Clinic from a neighbouring rural clinic. The patient presented with painful nodular lesions on her gingivae and hard palate, having noticed the ...
  • Oral medicine case book 52: pleomorphic adenoma of the upper lip 

    Stander, Suzette; Mulder-Van Staden, Sune; Cheung, Tik; Dreyer, Wynand P.; Afrogheh, Amir; Mohamed, Nadja (South African Dental Association (SADA), 2013)
    A 46-year old female presented at the Oral Medicine Clinic complaining of a large and painless swelling of her upper lip. The lesion had slowly enlarged over the past year and was causing an increasing aesthetic and speech ...
  • Oral medicine case book 53: radiation - induced xerostomia 

    Cheung, Tik; Peck, Mogammad T.; Dreyer, Wynand P. (South African Dental Association (SADA), 2013)
    A 76-year old male presented at the Oral Medicine Clinic, complaining of a persistent feeling of a dry mouth, subsequent to having undergone surgery, chemotherapy and radiation therapy for nasopharyngeal carcinoma, 18 ...
  • Oral medicine case book 55: ondontogenic myxoma 

    Holmes, Haly; Mulder, Sune; Dreyer, Wynand P.; Fakir, E.; Roberts, T.; Wainright, H. (South African Dental Association (SADA), 2013)
    A 20-year old female was referred from her local community health clinic to the Oral Medicine Clinic at Groote Schuur Hospital for a swelling that started out as a small and painless lesion. She had attended the local ...
  • Oral Medicine Case Book 56: Oral Manifestations of aplastic anaemia 

    Padayachee, S.; Holmes, Haly; Dreyer, Wynand P. (South African Dental Association, 2014)
    A 22-year old female patient was referred to the Oral Medicine Clinic from the Haematology Ward at Groote Schuur Hospital for evaluation of a painful oral ulcer, which had been present for three weeks. The patient ...
  • Oral Medicine Case Book 57: Orofacial granulomatosis 

    Mulder-Van Staden, Sune; Holmes, Haly; Dreyer, Wynand P.; Afrogheh, Amir (SADA, 2014)
    A 17-year old female presented at the Oral Medicine Clinic with the complaint of persistent swelling of the upper lip and anterior attached gingiva, causing her discomfort when eating and talking. The swelling started ...
  • Oral medicine case book 61: Oral malignant melanoma 

    Mosalleum, E.; Afrogheh, Amir; Dreyer, Wynand P.; Schneider, J.W. (South African Dental Association, 2014)
    A 45-year old male patient presented at the Oral and Maxillofacial Clinic, Tygerberg, with a pathological fracture of the left mandible following an extraction. The medical records of the patient revealed a history of ...
  • Oral medicine case book 67: Oral manifestations of Evans syndrome: a presenting feature of HIV infection? 

    Ranchod, S.; Jeftha, Anthea; Meyer, M.; Dreyer, Wynand P. (South African Dental Association, 2015)
    A 19 year old female presented with spontaneous intra - oral bleeding of two days duration. The patient reported that she was, until recently, in good general health and also that she had an uncomplicated parturition ...
  • Oral medicine case book 68: Oral ulceration caused by rifampicin-resistant tuberculosis 

    Peck, Mogammad T.; Hille, Jos; Snyman, A.; Dreyer, Wynand P. (South African Dental Association, 2015)
    A 53-year old female was referred by her local general medical practitioner to an oral medicine specialist for the management of a persistent ulcer on the left side of her tongue. The lesion had been present for at least ...
  • Oral medicine case book 69: Burkitt lymphoma of the oral cavity 

    Mosalleum, E.; Mohamed, N.; Bassa, F.C.; Dreyer, Wynand P. (South African Dental Association, 2015)
    A 25-year-old female was referred to the Haematology Unit at Tygerberg Hospital for further management of a rapidly expanding and large submandibular mass which on fine needle aspiration was suggestive of lymphoma . ...
  • Oral medicine case book 74: marijuana-induced Oral Leukoplakia 

    Temilola, Dada; Holmes, Haly; Mulder Van Staden, Sune; Afrogheh, Amir (South African Dental Association, 2017)
    A 55-year-old male presented at the Oral Medicine Clinic of the University of the Western Cape, Oral Health Centre, Tygerberg Campus, for the evaluation of a persistent white patch on his right edentulous mandibular ...
  • Oral medicine case book 76: Methotrexate induced mucosal erosions and ulcerations 

    Negi, M.; Mulder Van Staden, Sune; Holmes, Haly; Nel, L. (South African Dental Association, 2017)
    A 71-year-old male was referred from his general practitioner to the Oral Medicine Clinic at the University of the Western Cape, Oral Health Centre, Tygerberg campus, on account of a six-week history of recurrent oral ...
  • Oranges and labourers: The potential for job creation in the citrus sub-sector of South Africa 

    Genis, Amelia (Institute for Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies, University of the Western Cape, 2018-06)
    Rural employment is a key policy issue in South Africa, yet the National Development Plan (NDP) of 2012 suggests that one million jobs can be created in agricultural production, processing and related activities. The plan ...
  • The organisation of urban agriculture in Cape Town, South Africa: A social capital perspective 

    Kanosvamhira, Tinashe Paul (Taylor & Francis, 2018)
    This article explores urban agriculture in Cape Town and its organisational forms. Based on a literature review of peerreviewed articles and grey literature, it examines the state of linkages among urban farmers and various ...