Oral cavity


Oral cavity

Exam Yield

Probability of getting 1 Question from this chapter 75%
Ease of Revision 9.1 / 10

4 marks for reading, small summaries of common salivary gland diseases.

Should be easy picking.

Question Pattern

Salivary gland diseases have a self-contained character about them ( academically )

Read up the basics of them.

Don’t forget about precancerous lesions and Neck node levels.

Recent Questions

Questions on this chapter from recent NEET and AIIMS examinations have been about
  • Neck dissection types
  • MC tumor of the parotid gland
  • Warthin tumor – Overview
  • Salivary gland tumors – Overview
  • Ranula – Definition
  • Zenker’s Diverticulum – Overview
  • MC site of branchial cyst
  • Lip reconstruction flaps
  • Frey’s syndrome
  • Dohlman’s procedure
  • Pleomorphic adenoma – Overview

Suggested Revision

  • Chemodectoma – Overview
  • Cleft-lip repair techniques
  • Cleft Lip and Palate Repair Timings
  • Premalignant lesions of oral mucosa
  • Neck node levels
  • Sialolithiasis

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