This current issue of the African Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and Medicine
(AJOMPM) consist mostly of the research work presented at the 2
Conference of the
IAOP- African held in Ghana in August 2017. The manuscripts published are in line with the
journal’s aims to provide our readers with current research findings that will impact positively on
the practice of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology/Medicine, Forensic Odontology, Oral Biology
and Oral/Maxillofacial Radiology worldwide.
The journal manuscripts include recent researches on the diagnosis of orofacial cancer in younger age group, pigmented oral lesion in sero-positive HIV patients, a review of ameloblastoma in Northern Nigeria, and baseline records of lip imprint for diagnosis and forensic analysis. In addition, some interesting case reports of salivary gland tumours were presented in the journal for our readers.