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Would a biopsy result of inflammation and hyperplasia be considered leukoplakia if the sight before biopsy had a white tint to the tissue?
 
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Leukoplakia is a clinical diagnosis made after excluding everything else that can appear as a whitish patch.


Disclaimer: Please see your own dentist/doctor for a proper diagnosis as my words should not, in any circumstances, be taken as dental/medical advice.

"If you see what is small as it sees itself, and accept what is weak for what strength it has, and use what is dim for the light it gives, then all will go well. This is called Acting Naturally."
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