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  • Determining an average distance from the external mandibular cortex to the inferior alveolar canal using cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) imaging: An aid to harvesting mandibular ramus autogenous grafts. 

    Padayachee, S.; Holmes, Haly; Parker, M.E. (South African Dental Association, 2016)
    OBJECTIVES: To provide average measurements relating the external mandibular cortex (EMC) to the inferior alveolar canal (IAC) using CBCT. METHODS: 100 CBCT images from UWC Dental hospital patient database were analysed ...
  • In vitro antimicrobial comparison of three commercially available chlorhexidine-based oral rinses 

    Abdalrahman, Basheer Mohamed; Holmes, Haly; Peck, Mogammad T.; Basson, Nicolaas (South African Dental Association, 2016)
    INTRODUCTION: Commercially available chlorhexidine (CHX) formulations differ in their CHX concentrations (0.2% and 0.12%) as well as in various additives including alcohol, antimicrobials such as cetylpyridinium chloride ...
  • 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 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 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 ...
  • Periodontitis and cardiovascular disease 

    Jeftha, Anthea; Holmes, Haly (South African Dental Association (SADA), 2013)
    Periodontal medicine has been studied and reviewed extensively since its introduction to the dental fraternity. The association of periodontal disease with and its effects on the cardiovascular system are amongst the many ...