A new site is coming soon! Until then, all BBOP materials are available here in their original format.
BBOP Gallery of Oral and Maxillofacial Lesions
BBOP Forum for Clinical and Surgical Oral Pathology
Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology Histopathology Teaching Modules
BBOP Information of Interest to Oral and Maxillofacial Pathologists in the US
History of BBOP
Subscribing to BBOP
BBOP Log Files
Links to Similar Sites
The Bulletin Board for Oral Pathology was started in September 1994 and the number of its subscribers has grown steadily since then. As of June 2015 there were over 700 subscribers from 36 countries around the world.
The objective was for BBOP to be:
"A forum for the interchange of ideas, discussion of topics and announcements concerning Oral Pathology service, research and teaching"
At the present time, anyone with an interest in Oral Pathology may subscribe to the BBOPLIST. There is no charge. Subscription is easily accomplished by sending an E mail message to
Your message should simply be
SUBSCRIBE BBOPLIST Your first name Your last name
so Rudolf Virchow would have sent
SUBSCRIBE BBOPLIST RUDOLF VIRCHOW
You should have your application acknowledged within 24 hours and you will be asked to confirm your interest in being a subscriber. When you confirm your interest, you will be enrolled to the official list of subscribers. This will allow you to receive all messages posted to the BBOPLIST and also to post messages of your own. All subscribers have the right to access the archives of the list and details of how this may be done will be sent to you at the time of your enrollment. (SEE BELOW, BBOP Archives)
Anyone wishing to post an image to the BBOPWS should send the digitized image(s) in JPEG (.JPG) or GIF format through E mail to
Color slides and photographs to be digitized should be sent to Alfredo Aguirre, Squire Hall, 3435 Main Street, Buffalo, New York 14214, U.S.A.
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Some recent submissions follow: