N H Wood

Summary

Affiliation: University of the Witwatersrand
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Oral medicine case book 51: actinic cheilitis in a patient with oculocutaneous albinism
    N H Wood
    Clinical Unit, Department of Oral Medicine and Periodontology, School of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    SADJ 68:278-81. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Diffuse peripheral odontogenic fibroma with concomitant plasma cell gingivitis--a case report and literature review
    N H Wood
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus
    SADJ 67:448-51. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Characterising oral lesions in patients who presented with chronic vesiculobullous lesions during a 10-year period
    N H Wood
    Department of Oral Medicine and Periodontology, School of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    SADJ 67:359-63. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Oral medicine case book 41--Acanthosis Nigricans
    N H Wood
    Clinical Unit, Department of Oral Medicine and Periodontology, School of Oral Health Science, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    SADJ 67:280-3. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Discoid lupus erythematosus as it relates to cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma and to photosensitivity
    M H Motswaledi
    Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 66:340-3. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint A short account of cancer--specifically in relation to squamous cell carcinoma
    L Feller
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, PO Box D26, School of Oral Health Sciences, Medunsa Campus, 0204, South Africa
    SADJ 65:322-4. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint HPV modulation of host immune responses
    L Feller
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Oral Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 65:266-8. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint HPV-associated oral warts
    L Feller
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 66:82-5. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis part 4: Control of Mycobacterium tuberculosis transmission in dental care facilities
    L Feller
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Dentistry, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, Pretoria, South Africa
    SADJ 64:408-10. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint HIV-associated Kaposi sarcoma in African children
    L Feller
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Oral Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 65:20-2. 2010

Collaborators

  • E J Raubenheimer
  • M Meyer
  • Liviu Feller
  • R A G Khammissa
  • J Lemmer
  • A Moodley
  • S L Shangase
  • R Meyerov
  • S Singh-Rambiritch
  • M H Motswaledi
  • Y Jadwat
  • M Mabongo
  • G U Mohangi
  • S Hassam-Essa
  • M Mabusela
  • M Bouckaert
  • R H Meyerov
  • C Anagnostopoulos

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Oral medicine case book 51: actinic cheilitis in a patient with oculocutaneous albinism
    N H Wood
    Clinical Unit, Department of Oral Medicine and Periodontology, School of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    SADJ 68:278-81. 2013
    ..A case of actinic cheilitis in a patient with oculocutaneous albinism is presented with a literature review...
  2. ncbi request reprint Diffuse peripheral odontogenic fibroma with concomitant plasma cell gingivitis--a case report and literature review
    N H Wood
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus
    SADJ 67:448-51. 2012
    ..An example of such a case compounded by superimposed plasma cell gingivtis is presented together wth a review of the literature...
  3. ncbi request reprint Characterising oral lesions in patients who presented with chronic vesiculobullous lesions during a 10-year period
    N H Wood
    Department of Oral Medicine and Periodontology, School of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    SADJ 67:359-63. 2012
    ..The bulk are chronic immune-mediated or autoimmune diseases in which inappropriate production of antibodies against auto-antigens results in the development of these conditions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Oral medicine case book 41--Acanthosis Nigricans
    N H Wood
    Clinical Unit, Department of Oral Medicine and Periodontology, School of Oral Health Science, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    SADJ 67:280-3. 2012
    ..It is likely that the source of the contributions will be varied from time to time. We look forward to the next Case Book, which will again come from Western Cape...
  5. ncbi request reprint Discoid lupus erythematosus as it relates to cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma and to photosensitivity
    M H Motswaledi
    Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 66:340-3. 2011
    ..Herein, we discuss some aspects of the pathogenesis of discoid lupus erythematosus in relation to ultraviolet radiation and malignant transformation...
  6. ncbi request reprint A short account of cancer--specifically in relation to squamous cell carcinoma
    L Feller
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, PO Box D26, School of Oral Health Sciences, Medunsa Campus, 0204, South Africa
    SADJ 65:322-4. 2010
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint HPV modulation of host immune responses
    L Feller
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Oral Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 65:266-8. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint HPV-associated oral warts
    L Feller
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 66:82-5. 2011
    ..5% in the general population, occur in up to 5% of HIV-seropositive subjects, and in up to 23% of HIV-seropositive subjects on highly active antiretroviral therapy. This paper is a clinico-pathological review of HPV-associated oral warts...
  9. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis part 4: Control of Mycobacterium tuberculosis transmission in dental care facilities
    L Feller
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Dentistry, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, Pretoria, South Africa
    SADJ 64:408-10. 2009
    ..This article offers recommendations for the necessary components of an effective Mtb infection control programme...
  10. ncbi request reprint HIV-associated Kaposi sarcoma in African children
    L Feller
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Oral Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 65:20-2. 2010
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Oral cancer-associated paraneoplastic syndromes
    L Feller
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 65:424-6. 2010
    ..Though uncommonly, oral carcinomata have reportedly been associated with paraneoplastic pemphigus, humoral hypercalcaemia of malignancy, syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone, and paraneoplastic leukocytosis syndrome...
  12. ncbi request reprint Facial lymphoedema as an indicator of terminal disease in oral HIV-associated Kaposi sarcoma
    L Feller
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Oral Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 65:14, 16-8. 2010
    ..He died 3 weeks after the onset of facial lymphoedema...
  13. ncbi request reprint Chemotherapy- and radiotherapy-induced oral mucositis: pathobiology, epidemiology and management
    L Feller
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 65:372-4. 2010
    ..Therefore the treatment is empiric. This paper offers a brief review of current knowledge of the pathophysiology and treatment of oral mucositis...
  14. ncbi request reprint HIV-associated oral lesions as an indicator for HAART failure: a review
    A Moodley
    Department of Oral Medicine and Periodontology, School of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg South Africa
    SADJ 67:348-52. 2012
    ..However, the corollary, namely using the presence of HIV-associated oral lesions as indicators of possible HAART failure, has not been sufficiently studied...
  15. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis part 3: HIV-tuberculosis co-infection
    L Feller
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Dentistry, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, Pretoria, South Africa
    SADJ 64:352-4. 2009
    ..There is a synergistic relationship between tuberculosis and HIV infection as each accelerates the progression of the other...
  16. ncbi request reprint Focal epithelial hyperplasia (Heck disease) related to highly active antiretroviral therapy in an HIV-seropositive child. A report of a case, and a review of the literature
    L Feller
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 65:172-5. 2010
    ..We describe a case of focal epithelial hyperplasia in an HIV-seropositive child receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy, who was successfully treated by using diode laser ablation...
  17. ncbi request reprint The pathobiology and mechanisms of infection of HPV
    N H Wood
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Oral Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 65:124-6. 2010
    ..In this article we provide insights into the stages of HPV infection, and into the viral genomic organization and replicative cycle...
  18. ncbi request reprint Insights into immunopathogenic mechanisms of HIV infection: high levels of immune activation and HIV fitness
    L Feller
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Dentistry, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 63:552, 554, 556-7. 2008
    ..In this paper HIV fitness in relation to the chronic immune activation in HIV infection will be discussed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaw
    L Feller
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 66:30-2. 2011
    ..New guidelines for the treatment of bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaw are emerging, but hitherto treatment has been empirically conservative...
  20. ncbi request reprint Xeroderma pigmentosum: a case report and review of the literature
    L Feller
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    J Prev Med Hyg 51:87-91. 2010
    ..The extensive ultraviolet radiation-induced skin and eye damage are evidence of neglect of sun-protection and lack of appropriate medical care from childhood...
  21. ncbi request reprint Osteosarcoma of the jaw. A brief review and a case report
    R A G Khammissa
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 64:220-1. 2009
    ..A clinical finding of tooth displacement and tooth mobility associated with radiolucency/radiopacity should alert the practitioner to the possibility of osteosarcoma or some other malignancy...
  22. pmc Primary Oral Tuberculosis as an Indicator of HIV Infection
    R A G Khammissa
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Limpopo Medunsa Campus, Medunsa 0204, South Africa
    Patholog Res Int 2011:893295. 2010
    ..The oral lesions resolved after 4 weeks of antituberculosis treatment. Some aspects of the pathogenesis of HIV-tuberculosis coinfection are discussed...
  23. ncbi request reprint Post-chemotherapeutic resolution of acute myeloid leukaemia-induced gingival enlargement: a case report
    S Singh-Rambiritch
    Department of Oral Medicine and Periodontology, School of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    SADJ 67:344-7. 2012
    ..Patients with this potentially fatal condition may often first present with gingival enlargement. Early diagnosis of the underlying condition and prompt referral for appropriate therapy, may be life-saving...
  24. ncbi request reprint Congenital epulis. A case report
    M Mabongo
    Department of Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery, School of Dentistry, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 63:350-1. 2008
    ..It is a benign hamartoma that may interfere with feeding and respiration. The treatment of CE is by simple excision. In the 136 years since CE was first described, more than 200 cases of CE have been reported in the literature...
  25. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic gingival fibromatosis: a review of the literature and a case report
    N H Wood
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine, School of Dentistry, Medunsa Campus, University of Limpopo, Pretoria, South Africa
    SADJ 63:298-300. 2008
    ..This article describes an unusual case of idiopathic gingival fibromatosis with delayed eruption of permanent teeth in an 8 year-old boy. The pathogenic mechanisms that bring about gingival fibromatosis are discussed...
  26. ncbi request reprint The association between periodontitis and systemic health: an overview
    S L Shangase
    Department of Oral Medicine and Periodontology, School of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    SADJ 68:8, 10-2. 2013
    ..The importance of a multidisciplinary approach with co-operation between dental and medical professionals, whether general practitioners or specialists, in the management of patients with these diseases is highlighted...
  27. ncbi request reprint The relationship between periodontitis and diabetes: a brief review
    A Moodley
    Department of Oral Medicine and Periodontology, School of Oral Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    SADJ 68:260, 262-4. 2013
    ..This paper provides a brief review in an endeavour to create a better understanding of the interaction between these two relatively common conditions...
  28. ncbi request reprint Localized aggressive periodontitis associated with unusual gingival enlargement posing a diagnostic dilemma: a case report
    Y Jadwat
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Medicine School of Dentistry, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 63:230-2. 2008
    ..Once a definitive diagnosis was made, the patient was treated conventionally...