ABSTRACT. Desquamative gingivitis is a descriptive term of nonspecific clinical expression in the gingiva (redness, burning, erosion, pain) of several. Desquamative gingivitis (DG) is a clinical term used to describe gingival tissues that demonstrate potentially painful gingival erythema, hemorrhage, sloughing. Lichen planus is an idiopathic t-cell mediated inflammatory condition. Although its etiology is unknown OLP is sometimes associated with other medical.
|Published (Last):||26 December 2016|
|PDF File Size:||11.61 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||2.10 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
The patient was reviewed every 2 weeks for the first 1 month.
Desquamative gingivitis DG is characterized by the erythematous gingiva, desquamation and erosion of the gingival epithelium, and blister formation. Systemic and topical corticosteroids are used for the medical treatment of DG. There was a diffuse area of desquamation and erythema involving the buccal aspect of free, marginal and attached gingiva in relation to 24, 25, 26 and Often similar lesions are found elsewhere in the oral cavity. This is certainly a valid concept, especially since DIF is often relatively expensive, but, in our opinion, DIF is important in DG to assist in ruling out other diseases.
Patients may be able to gently floss without tissue damage.
Introduction | Desquamative Gingivitis | Continuing Education Course |
Initially, it was suggested that gingival desquamations were related to hormonal changes due to menopause on the basis that gingival desquamations were more common in the middle-aged and in women Direct immunofluorescence showing a linear deposition of IgG and C3 at the dermo-epidermal junction.
Diffuse erythematous inflamed gingivtiis Click here to view. Chronic soreness is commonly seen and intake of spicy foods may further worsen the condition.
Chronic diffuse desquamative gingivitis. Nil Conflict of Interest: However, the oral lesions usually heal without scarring. Chronic desquamation of the gingiva is referred to as desquamative gingivitis DG 2.
Oral Lichen Planus (OLP) | Desquamative Gingivitis | Continuing Education Course |
MMP is a heterogeneous group of autoimmune, chronic inflammatory, subepithelial blistering disease of mucous membranes, oral, ocular, genital, nasopharyngeal, esophageal, and laryngeal mucosa are frequently affected, with rare skin involvement. Orofacial soft tissues — Soft tissues gjngivitis the mouth.
The patient was asked to stop the topical steroid application and reinforcement of oral hygiene instructions were given. Oral involvement in mucous membrane pemphigoid. Desquamative lesions of the gingiva.
J Am Acad Dermatol.
Desquamative gingivitis can be the clinical symptom of some dermatitis and mucocutaneous diseases and the underlying primary cause should be evaluated meticulously. Recovery gingovitis the gingiva may take months Histopathology showed variable thickness parakeratinized stratified squamous epithelium, subepithelial cleft and basal cell degeneration in few areas. There are conflicting arguments on whether it is a symptom of oral lichen planus Figure 3mucous membrane pemphigoid Figure 4or a clinical manifestation of these diseases 12 The affected gingiva epithelium is very fragile and tends to exfoliate easily, even with the slightest trauma 3.
Semin Cutan Med Surg. The effects of mouth rinses and dentifrice-containing magnesium monoperoxyphthalate mmpp on oral microflora, plaque reduction, and mucosa.
Scully and Porter 2Temporomandibular jointsmuscles of mastication and malocclusions — Jaw joints, chewing muscles and bite abnormalities.
Hamilton BC Decker Inc; Bullous pemphigoid, cicatricial pemphigoid, and pemphigus vulgaris. Comparison of topical tacrolimus 0. Other treatment regimen includes intravenous immunoglobulins, plasmapheresis, and Low level laser therapy LLLT.
Erythematous labial gingiva in relation to maxillary incisor teeth. The desquamxtive diagnosis can be made by histopathological, direct DIF and indirect immune fluorescent IIF examinations of the tissues obtained from the lesions, in addition to examination of autoantibodies in the circulation There is no standard treatment protocol for the management of patients with MMP.
Drugs or chemicals implicated include various oral oral health care products.
Efficacy of low-level laser therapy for chronic cutaneous ulceration in humans: Her medical history was non-contributory. Oral lesions of mucous membrane pemphigoid.
Maintain a month recall interval to provide professional assistance in plaque control. Disappearance of bullae irt maxillary tuberosity Click here to view. From Wikipedia, the gigivitis encyclopedia.
Large ulceration areas can be observed in some cases