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Medical Term:

intraepithelial dyskeratosis

 

Definition: unan autosomal dominant condition consisting of white spongy lesions of the buccal mucosa, floor of the mouth, ventral lateral tongue, gingiva, and palate. Transient gelatinous plaques form over the cornea, which may produce temporary blindness.

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