Verrucal/Papillary Lesions - Connective Tissue Lesions

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Connective Tissue Quizzes & Trivia

Oral Pathology - IPFW verrucal, papillary, and connective tissue lesions


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Squamous papillomas are the most common benign neoplams of epithelium.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Papillary hyperplasia has a cobblestone appearance.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Keratocanthomas are numerous pink nodules that grow and ultimately coalesce.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Keratocanthomas are usually found on the buccal mucosa and palate.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    A verrucous carcinoma is exophytic w/ white to gray shaggy surface and closely associated w/ use of smokeless tobacco.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The prognosis for a verrucous carcinoma is poor.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Focal Epithelial Hyperplasia is usually found on the buccal mucosa, labial mucosa, tongue, and gingiva and appear as discrete or clustered papules.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Condyloma Acuminatum is usually found on the hard palate.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    A fibroma is the most common soft tissue tumor of the oral cavity.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Reactive hyperplasia occurs in oral mucosa secondary to injury.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    An irritation fibroma is most commonly found on the gingiva.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    A peripheral fibroma is typically red in color and found anterior to first molars.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Verruciform xanthomas are most commonly found on the genitalia and are well circumscribed with a granular to papillary surface.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Focal fibrous hyperplasia is a very common reactive hyperplasia caused from trauma and may be ulcerated.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Denture-induced fibrous hyperplasia are painless folds of fibrous tissue usually found on the palate.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Verruciform xanthomas are most commonly associated with smokeless tobacco.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    A peripheral ossifying fibroma is derived from connective tissue of the submucosa or periodontal membrane and rarely causes erosion of bone.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    A nasopharyngeal angiofibroma arises along posterolateral wall of nasal roof and can be seen on the soft palate appearing blue.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Sarcomas originate from epithelial tissue.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    A lymphoangioma (cystic hygroma) can be life threatening because involves vital structures of the neck and can cause respiratory distress.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Tumors, congenital hyperplasia, endocrine abnormalaties, infections, amyloidosis, and angioedemas cause macroglossia.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    A fibrosarcoma is a malignant spindle tumor and mostly affects young adults.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Granular cell tumors are mostly found on newborns and girls.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    The mental foramen is the most common location for a traumatic neuroma.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Another name for a granular cell tumor is a granular cell myoblastoma and is an uninflamed asymptomatic mass with a yellowish surface coloration.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 26. 
    Another name for a Schwannoma is a neurofibroma.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 27. 
    Multiple lesions of neurofibromas is called von Recklinghausens disease of the skin.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 28. 
    Involution occurs with a lymphangioma just like a congenital hemangioma.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 29. 
    Multiple endocrine neoplasia syndrome type III features medullary carcinoma of thyroid, pheochromocytoma of adrenal, and mucosal neuromas.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 30. 
    Myositis ossificans shows as a feathery opacificatoin on an x-ray and the masseter and sternocleidomastoid are most commonly affected.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 31. 
    A rhabdomyoma occurs mostly in children and is seen in the floor of the mouth, soft palate, tongue, and buccal mucosa.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 32. 
    When a rhabdomyosarcoma occurs in the head and neck, it is seen primarily in children and may cause pain/paresthesia in jaw.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 33. 
    A traumatic neuroma is an injury to a peripheral nerve attempting to regenerate into the distal segment and becomes entangled and trapped in a ball.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 34. 
    A leiomyosarcoma is a malignancy found most often in the retroperitoneum, mesentery, and omentum.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False