Degree course: 
Corso di Long single cycle degree (6 years) in School of Dentistry
Academic year when starting the degree: 
Academic year in which the course will be held: 
Course type: 
Compulsory subjects, characteristic of the class
Seat of the course: 
Varese - Università degli Studi dell'Insubria
First Semester
Standard lectures hours: 
Detail of lecture’s hours: 
Lesson (60 hours)

The student needs to have met the requirements as established by the Subjects Guide of the Course of Studies.

Final Examination: 

At the end of the course the student has to take a written exam. The candidate will be examined on the topics related to the syllabus of the integrated course. Not only will the candidate’s knowledge and learning
ability be evaluated, but also his/her independence of judgement and communication skills will be assessed in regard to the fundamental principles of Clinical Odontostomatology.

Giudizio Finale

The aim of the course is to deal with the main oral manifestations related to complex and multiple organ diseases, especially those linked to skin disorders.
Students will be provided with the latest information about the most updated diagnostic-therapeutic protocols to adopt treating patients on bone antiresorptive drugs. An in-depth study of the different clinical manifestations of orofacial pain will also allow students to acquire the ability to distinguish between the pain of odontogenic origin and the presentations of more complex psychosomatic syndromes.

1) Pulp diseases;
2) Maxillary cysts and osteomyelitis;
3) odontogenic and non-odontogenic neoplasms;
4) Salivary glands disorders;
5) Osteonecrosis related to bisphosphonates and bone antiresorptive agents;
6) Immunologic disorders of the oral cavity

The slides used during the lessons will be available to the students at the end of the course.
For any consultation or in-depth study the suggested text is:
“Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology” Ed. Elsevier, Aut. Neville; Joseph A. Regezzi, James J. Sciubba, Richard C.K. Jordan: "Patologia Orale" - Antonio Delfino Editore

The course consists of standard frontal lessons for a total of 60 hours. The lectures are scheduled and their timetable can be consulted on the website of the Course of Studies. Slides are used by the teacher as a didattic support.

Tenured teacher: Dott. Lorenzo Azzi
MAIL: lorenzo.azzi@uninsubria.it
Reception hours: to be scheduled by mail