1.      Granulomatous
infections of the oral cavity- 100 mks (MU)
2.      Oro- facial
pain-10 mks
3.      Classify
giant cell lesions. Describe in detail CGCG- 20 mks
4.      Define
hamartoma. Discuss hamartomatous lesions of the oral cavity-10 mks
5.      Discuss the
DD of spindle cell tumours- 20 mks
6.      Discuss
giant cell lesions-10 mks
7.      Discuss verrucous
lesion of the oral cavity-20 mks
8.      Discuss
autoimmune disorders- 100 mks  25 mks
9.      Discuss
autoimmunity w.r.t. oral tissues- 20 mks 
10.  Discuss in
detail the VB lesions affecting the oral cavity- 20 mks
11.  Collagen
disorders- 10 mks
12.  Discuss the
histogenesis and CF of collagen diseases with special reference to those having
oral manifestations- 25 mks
13.  Coloured/
pigmented  lesions of the oral cavity/
oral lesions of altered colouration-25 mks  100 mks  20 mks
14.  Pathologic
calcifications-10 mks 
15.  Discuss the
metaplasia and dysplasia- -10 mks
16.  Enumerate
and describe the inflammatory conditions of the lips–10 mks
17.  Classify
white lesions of the oral cavity and discuss in detail dermatologic lesions-20
18.  DD of
spindle cell tumours-20mks 
19.  Discuss in
detail round cell tumours-20 mks 
20.  Describe in
detail spindle cell tumors-20mks 
21.  Surgical
anatomy of cervical LN-10 mks 
22.  Recurrent  apthous stomatitis-10 mks
23.  Discuss
vascular lesions of the oral cavity-100 mks
24.  P53-10 mks
25.  Role of
photography in oral pathology-10 mks
26.  Hamartomas
of the oral cavity-10 mks
27.  Similarities
and differences b/w-
o   Ulcer and
o   Macule and
o   Hematoma and
o   Necrosis
and apoptosis
o   Thrombosis
and embolism
o   Open and
closed face nuclei
o   Cilia and
o   Vermillion
border and vermillion zone
o   Grading and
o   Primary and
secondary cuticle
o   Desmosome
and hemidesmosomes
o   Vasculogenesis
and angiogenesis
o   Transmitted
and reflected light
o   Basement
membrane and basal lamina
o   Carcinoma n
o   True and
o   Granulation
tissue and granuloma
o   Langhan’s
and Langerhan’s cell
o   Precancerous
lesion and condition
o   Pink tooth
and pink ‘s disease
o   Parakeratin
and orthokeratin
o   Keratinisation
and keratosis
o   Acidophilia
and basophilia
o   Cushing’s
syndrome and Cushing’s disease
o   Anomaly and
28.  Definitions
and description of terminologies
o   Neoplasia
o   Prosoplasia
o   Metaplasia
o   Anaplasia
o   Dysplasia
o   Papule
o   Macule
o   Vesicle
o   Bulla
o   Nodule
o   Pustule
o   Choriostoma
o   Teratoma
o   Embolism
o   Karyohexxis
o   Karyolysis
o   Ergatoplasm
o   Transcription
o   Translation
o   Osteodentin
o   Cambium
o   Neurotropism
o   Inflammation
o   Cyst
o   Healing
o   Biopsy
o   Grossing
o   Ex. Cyto.
o   mutation
o   hypersensitivity
o   autoimmunity
o   rosette
o   denticles
o   cementicles
o   Autosomal D
o   AR
o   X-linked D
o   X-linked R
o   Chloroma
o   Dyskeratosis
o   Apocrine
o   Merocrine
o   Holocrine
o   Oral
o   Syndrome
o   Pyknosis
o   Amphophilia
29.  Discuss
conditions causing dryness of mouth- others
30.  Discuss
oral manifestations of nutritional deficiencies- others
31.  Enumerate
the causes of gingival bleeding- others
32.  Discuss the
most important lesions of  occupational
origin- others
33.  Write short
notes on epithelioma- others
34.  Discuss
Pathophysiology of keratinisation-others
35.  Describe
keratinizing lesions of the oral mucosa- others short notes
36.  Describe
lesions of the palate- others
37.  Radiolucent
lesions of the jaws- others
38.  Discuss
stress disorders of the oral cavity and the various lab tests used in their
39.  Discuss
normal structures of the oral cavity mistaken for disease process- others
40.  Discuss
dystrophic oral lesions- others
41.  Role of
diet and nutrition in the prevention of oral diseases- others
42.  Oral white
lesions- others
43.  Genetic
diseases of the oral cavity-others
44.  Hamartomatous
lesions of the oral cavity- others
45.  Discuss
cemental lesions- others
46.  Discuss
oral tissue neoplasms in children- others
47.  Discuss the
etiology, pathology and DD of pain in the max molar region- others
48.  Describe
the immunological and allergic  with
reference to oral cavity-    
49.  Oral mucosal
lesions immunology-    
50.  Describe
atrophic lesions of the lingual mucosa-    
51.  DD of jaw
bone dysplasia-    
52.  Discuss the
heritable disorders affecting oral lesions-    
53.  DD of R/L
lesions of the jaws-    
54.  Verrucous
lesions of the oral cavity-    
55.  Pathogenesis
and histology of collagen diseases-    
56.  Describe
cherubism and other intra-osseous giant cell lesions-    
57.  Discuss
Pathophysiology of keratinisation-    
58.  Discuss
dystrophic oral lesions-               
59.  DD of
palatal lesions/ swellings
60.  Discuss
fibromatous neoplastic lesions of the jaws-    
61.  Diagnostic
measures in angle of mandible swellings-    
62.  Describe
hyperplastic oral soft tissue lesions-     
63.  Describe
lesions due to stress and antigenic substances and give their lab tests-    
64.  DD of
papillary atrophy of the tongue-    
65.  Describe
osteolytic lesions of the jaw-  
66.  Dental
lesions characterized by loss of calcified tissue-    
67.  Discuss
chronic jaw lesions-  
68.  Describe Apthous
69.  What are
the chemical disorders? Give their oral manifestations and lab tests-    
70.  Discuss
hemorrhagic cysts of the jaws-  
71.  Oral
syndromes- GU
72.  Iatrogenic
73.  Keratotic
lesions or oro-facial pain- july 1991
74.  Describe
the microscopic changes seen in leukoplakia, lichen planus and iron deficiency
anemia. Describe the mechanisms briefly which may be responsible for the
changes you have just described-April 1988
75.  Cystic
lesions of the maxilla- April 1988
76.  DD of
swellings at the angle of mandible- oct 1989
77.  Prion
proteins and prion diseases- RGUHS 06-10 mks
78.  Vasoproliferative
lesions of the oral mucosa- coll
79.  Myofibroblastic
tumours of the oral cavity- coll
80.  Write a
note on pseudoepitheliomatous hyperplasia- coll
81.  Major
Apthous ulcers- coll
82.  Diagnostic
approach to chronic non healing ulcers- coll
83.  Diagnostic
approach to parotid swelling- coll
84.  Vascular
lesions- coll-
85.  Chromatid
exchange- GUJ
  1. Vitamin C deficiency- (10 mks)  
  2. Mucopolysacchroidosis-10 mks 
  3. Short notes- effect of avitaminosis A upon oral tissues-
  4. Describe metabolic diseases involving the jaw- short
    notes others
  5. Describe iron deficiency and its mechanism and effects
    in oral tissues- others
  6. Oral aspects of nutritional deficiencies-    
  7. Describe metabolic diseases of the jaw-     
  8. Metabolic diseases affecting the jaws- RGUHS 06-20 mks
  1. Describe the systemic diseases affecting the gingiva-20
  2. Discuss and classify periodontitis. Describe in detail aggressive
    periodontitis 20mks 
  3. Drugs and periodontium-10 mks 
  4. Diagnosis of spontaneous gingival bleeding-10 mks 
  5. Papillon levefre syndrome-10 mks 
  6. Inflammatory hyperplasias of the gingiva–10 mks  10 mks 
  7. Discuss ANUG-10 mks
  8. Discuss gingival enlargement-10 mks
  9. Discuss normal oral microbial flora and discuss ANUG–20
  10. Role of bacteria in the causation and progress of
    periodontal disease- others
  11. Short notes- role of bacteria in calculus formation-
  12. H/P of periodontal diseases- others
  13. Bacterial plaque- others
  14. Describe the immunopathology of periodontal disease and
    oral cancer.-    
  15. Describe calculus w.r.t. periodontal lesions and
    prevention of calculus-    
  16. Immunology of periodontal disease-Oct 1989
  1. Discuss the effect of radiation on oral and paraoral
    tissues– 25 mks(MU)
  2. Describe the various chemical injuries affecting  the oral mucosa-10 mks
  3. Discuss the etiology and CF of dental fluorosis-10 mks
  4. Discuss the various occupational hazards affecting the
    oral mucosa-10 mks
  5. Write notes of Osteoradionecrosis-10 mks
  6. Discuss lesions of oral mucosa that can be caused by
    drugs- others
  7. Discuss the chemical disorders associated with the oral
    tissues and the various lb tests for the detection of these- others
  8. Fluoride toxicity- others
  9. Reaction of oral mucosa to trauma-    
  10. Hazards of therapeutic radiation  on the oral mucosa-    
  11. Discuss drug induced oral lesions-  
  12. Dental fluorosis- April 1988(100mks)
1.      Describe carcinogenesis
with reference to oral  cancer- 25 mks (
2.      Discuss the
clinical, radiographic and H/P features of OSCC affecting oral tissues – 20 mks
3.      What are
the concepts of premalignancy? Discuss the various premalignant conditions and
lesions- 20 mks
4.      Role of
beta carotene in oral neoplasia-10 mks
5.      Discuss
metastatic tumours of jaw bones-25 mks
6.      Histologic
variants in leukoplakia-10 mks
7.      Malignant
melanoma-10 mks
8.      Metastatic
tumours of the jaw-10 mks
9.      Discuss etiology
of oral carcinoma- 10 mks
10.  Discuss in
brief recent advances in the diagnosis of premalignant lesions-10 mks
11.  Mention the
routes of metastasis and write in detail on the metastatic tumours of the
mandible- 10 mks
12.  OSMF-100mks
13.  Tumour
markers-10 mks
14.  Oral tissue
neoplasms in children-10 mks
15.  Tobacco
chewing and oral lesions- 10 mks
16.  Discuss
recent concepts in malignancy grading systems for OSCC–20 mks
17.  Discuss
carcinogenesis–10 mks
18.  Write on malignant
melanoma–10 mks
19.  Clinical
and histological variants of leukoplakia–10 mks
20.  Discuss
epithelial dysplasia–10 mks
21.  Discuss the
recent advances in the evaluation of oral malignancy-20 mks
22.  Role of
AgNORs in oral pre- malignancy-10 mks
23.  Discuss the
advanced methods in the evaluation of 
oral precancerous and cancerous lesions-20 mks
24.  What is a
nevus? Describe the types, clinical features and HP of various oral nevi-10 mks
25.  Role of
oncogenic viruses in oral neoplasia-10 mks
26.  Advanced
diagnostic and prognostic tools in oral cancer-20 mks 
27.  Immunology
of oral cancer-100 mks
28.  Discuss
carcinogenesis with relevance to oral cancer- others
29.  Discuss
Etiopathogenesis and immunological alterations in OSMF- others
30.  Describe
premalignant lesions of the oral cavity- others short notes
31.  Discuss
histopathological changes in lesions occurring adjacent to cancer- others
32.  Discuss
histopathological differentiation of oral cancer and precancer- others
33.  Discuss the
histopathological changes occurring in the lesions adjacent to cancer- others
34.  Discuss
cemental lesions- others
35.  Discuss  histopathological differentiation of oral
cancer and precancer- others
36.  Describe
histology of the dorsal surface of tongue and changes seen in leukoplakia-    
37.  Describe
the immunopathology of periodontal disease and oral cancer.-  
38.  Describe in
detail the spread of malignancy-    
39.  Short notes
on chemical carcinogenesis-  
40.  Discuss
OSMF with special reference to its premalignant nature-    
41.  Write about
oral carcinogens-    
42.  Role of
virus in oral cancers- RGUHS 06-20 mks
43.  Staging of
OSCC- RGUHS 06-10 mks
44.  Oncogenes-
RGUHS 06-10 mks
45.  AGNORs
46.  Methods of
prognostic evaluation of premalignant lesions and carcinomas-1997

47.  Adenocarcinomas- 


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