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):||12 September 2016|
|PDF File Size:||8.27 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||10.57 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Not to be confused with ossifying fibroma.
Epulis – Wikipedia
Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol ; 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. Hyperplastic gingival lesions graviarum pregnancy.
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 a manifestation of systemic disease Chronic Perio-endo lesion Teething.
Gravidaum growth is typically seen on or after the third month of pregnancy and may grow rapidly to acquire a large size, thus, requiring surgical removal.
Epulis gravidarum | definition of epulis gravidarum by Medical dictionary
Cementicle Cementoblastoma Gigantiform Cementoma Eruption cyst Epulis Pyogenic granuloma Congenital epulis Gingival enlargement Gingival cyst of the euplis 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 a manifestation of systemic disease Epilis Perio-endo lesion Teething.
This epulis contains giant cells and is usually found on the gum margin between teeth which are anterior to the permanent molars. J Reprod Med ; Orofacial soft tissues — Soft tissues around the mouth.
Articles containing Ancient Greek-language text Infobox medical condition new Articles containing Greek-language text All articles with gravidrum statements Articles with unsourced statements from March Relationship to periodontal disease.
Sometimes the term epulis is used synonymously with epulis fissuratum,  but this is technically incorrect as several other lesions could be described as epulides. A clinical and microbiological study. 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 yravidarum can be considered to be a complication of healing after oral surgery. Lasers Surg Med ; 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.
Other Eagle syndrome Hemifacial hypertrophy Facial hemiatrophy Oral manifestations of systemic disease.
Epidemiology, pathology grxvidarum clinical aspects. It may be sessile or pedunculated and is composed of fibrosed granulation tissue. How to cite this URL: PG is considered to be a non-neoplastic in nature. How to cite this article: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Effects on oral soft tissue produced by a diode laser in vitro.
Over time, bone may form 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. Salivary glands Benign lymphoepithelial lesion Graivdarum 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 gravidarumm fistula Salivary gland hyperplasia Salivary gland hypoplasia Salivary gland neoplasms Benign: Cawson’s essentials of oral pathology and oral medicine 7th ed.
Basal cell adenoma Canalicular adenoma Adalh papilloma Monomorphic adenoma Myoepithelioma Oncocytoma Papillary cystadenoma lymphomatosum Pleomorphic adenoma Sebaceous adenoma Malignant: The lesion usually bleeds easily on a slight provocation.
Oral and maxillofacial pathology K00—K06, K11—K14—, — Temporomandibular jointsmuscles of mastication and malocclusions — Jaw joints, chewing muscles and bite abnormalities Bruxism Condylar resorption Mandibular dislocation Malocclusion Crossbite Open bite Overbite Overeruption Overjet Prognathia Retrognathia Scissor bite Maxillary hypoplasia Temporomandibular joint dysfunction.
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 gravidatum.
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. Pyogenic granuloma PG is a tumor-like growth in the oral cavity. Bednar’s aphthae Cleft palate High-arched palate Palatal cysts of the newborn Inflammatory papillary hyperplasia Stomatitis nicotina Torus palatinus.
Gupta R, Gupta S.