Epulis gravidarum is a quite rare gingival disorder occurring in to 5% of pregnant women, and it affects more commonly the anterior region of the upper. It was first described in by two French surgeons Poncet and Dor, and is also known as epulis gravidarum. The term of PG is misleading. Epulis gravidarum. Benign tumour of the gums that occurs during pregnancy due to the effect of the hormones of pregnancy and disappears after delivery.
|Published (Last):||20 June 2007|
|PDF File Size:||1.78 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||15.77 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Adenosquamous carcinoma Basaloid squamous carcinoma Mucosal melanoma Spindle cell carcinoma Squamous cell carcinoma Verrucous carcinoma Oral florid papillomatosis Oral melanosis Smoker’s melanosis Pemphigoid Benign mucous membrane Pemphigus Plasmoacanthoma Stomatitis Aphthous Denture-related Herpetic Smokeless tobacco keratosis Submucous fibrosis Ulceration Riga—Fede disease Verruca vulgaris Verruciform xanthoma White sponge nevus.
Over time, bone may gravidwrum within the lesion at which point the term peripheral ossifying fibroma may be used in some parts of the worlddespite having no relation to the ossifying fibroma of bone and it is not a fibroma.
Nasopalatine duct Median mandibular Median palatal Traumatic bone Osteoma Osteomyelitis Osteonecrosis Bisphosphonate-associated Neuralgia-inducing cavitational osteonecrosis Osteoradionecrosis Osteoporotic bone marrow defect Paget’s disease of bone Periapical abscess Phoenix abscess Periapical periodontitis Stafne defect Torus mandibularis.
This is a long-standing fibrous epulis in which bone has begun to form.
Fibrous epulides are firm and rubbery, and pale pink in color. It occurs due to irritation or physical trauma from calculus or cervical restorations as also some contribution by hormonal factors and usually affects the gingiva, but can be seen in areas of frequent trauma such as lower lip, tongue, oral mucosa, and palate. Bednar’s aphthae Cleft palate High-arched palate Palatal cysts of the newborn Inflammatory papillary hyperplasia Stomatitis nicotina Torus palatinus.
Conditions of the mucous membranes Periodontal disorders Oral mucosal pathology. J Clin Periodontol ; An epulis granulomatosa is a granuloma which grows from an extraction socket the hole left after a tooth has been removedand as such can be considered to be a complication of healing after oral surgery.
This common oral lesion is thought to be a reaction to irritation of the tissues and poor oral hygiene. The lesion usually bleeds easily on a slight provocation. Salivary glands Benign lymphoepithelial lesion Ectopic salivary gland tissue Frey’s syndrome HIV salivary gland disease Necrotizing sialometaplasia Mucocele Ranula Pneumoparotitis Salivary duct stricture Salivary gland aplasia Salivary gland atresia Salivary gland diverticulum Salivary gland fistula Salivary gland hyperplasia Salivary gland hypoplasia Salivary gland neoplasms Benign: Altered tissue metabolism of progesterone in pregnancy gingivitis and granuloma.
Views Read Edit View history. Teeth pulpdentinenamel. On rare occasion, it may arise on the tongue, or be multifocal. This page was last edited on 31 Decemberat Benign lymphoepithelial lesion Ectopic salivary gland tissue Frey’s syndrome HIV salivary gland disease Necrotizing sialometaplasia Mucocele Ranula Pneumoparotitis Salivary duct stricture Salivary gland aplasia Salivary gland atresia Salivary gland diverticulum Salivary gland fistula Salivary gland hyperplasia Salivary gland hypoplasia Salivary gland neoplasms Benign: A powerful tool for treatment of pyogenic granuloma.
Hormonal influences on gingival tissue: It is usually a pedunculated lesion in the incisor region. Related articles Diode laser pyogenic granuloma pregnancy.
Epulis – Wikipedia
Periodontium gingivaperiodontal ligamentcementumalveolus — Gums and tooth-supporting structures. Treatment of pyogenic granuloma with a sclerosing agent. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol ; How to cite this URL: Also termed a “pregnancy tumor” or “granuloma gravidarum”,  this lesion is identical to a pyogenic granuloma in all respects apart from the fact that it occurs exclusively in pregnant females.
Clinical diagnosis and management of hormonally responsive oral pregnancy tumor pyogenic granuloma.
Squamous cell papilloma Keratoacanthoma Malignant: A case report of pregnancy tumor and its management using the diode laser.
It is more common in the maxilla than the mandible. Retrieved from ” https: J Cutan Aesthet Surg ;4: Andrews’ Diseases of the Skin: Sooriyamoorthy M, Gower DB. Pyogenic granuloma PG is a tumor-like growth in the oral cavity.
Periapical, mandibular and maxillary hard tissues — Bones of jaws Agnathia Alveolar osteitis Buccal exostosis Cherubism Idiopathic epulls Mandibular fracture Microgenia Micrognathia Intraosseous cysts Odontogenic: Photomed Laser Surg ; Lasers Surg Med ; It usually occurs in the mandibular labial sulcus.
J Dent Lasers ;6: Gingival overgrowth between maxillary right central and lateral incisors Click here to view. Relationship to periodontal disease. Sitemap What’s New Feedback Disclaimer.
Epulis gravidarum manum: pyogenic granuloma of the hand occurring in pregnant women.
A comparative evaluation of the efficacy of diode laser as an adjunct to mechanical debridement epuliss conventional mechanical debridement in periodontal flap surgery: Effects on oral soft tissue produced by a diode laser in vitro. Periodontium gingivaperiodontal ligamentcementumalveolus — Gums and tooth-supporting structures Cementicle Cementoblastoma Gigantiform Cementoma Eruption cyst Epulis Pyogenic granuloma Congenital epulis Gingival enlargement Gingival cyst of the adult Gingival cyst of the newborn Gingivitis Desquamative Granulomatous Plasma cell Hereditary gingival fibromatosis Hypercementosis Hypocementosis Linear gingival erythema Necrotizing periodontal diseases Acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis Pericoronitis Peri-implantitis Periodontal abscess Periodontal trauma Periodontitis Aggressive As grqvidarum manifestation of systemic disease Chronic Perio-endo lesion Teething.
Cryo-therapy in granuloma pyogenicum. The growth is epu,is seen on or after the third month of pregnancy and may grow rapidly to acquire a large size, thus, requiring surgical removal. This rare epulis also called granular cell tumor or congenital gingival granular cell tumor is not acquired,  which is in contrast to most other epulides which tend to be reactive lesions to tissue irritation.