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.
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MMP antigens are usually present in lamina lucida of basement membrane, but lamina densa may also be the primary site of involvement in some cases.
Even with the use of various diagnostic aids and techniques, sometimes, the clinician may reach a state of uncertainty. While only desquamations can be observed in the patients, there can also be associated vesicular-bullous lesions, in addition to ulcerative and lichenoid lesions. The effects of mouth rinses and dentifrice-containing magnesium monoperoxyphthalate mmpp on oral microflora, plaque reduction, and mucosa.
They also emphasized that the Nikolsky phenomenon is generally positive in DG patients.
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Received Mar 15; Accepted Jun Retrieved from ” https: Desquamative lesions of the gingiva. The clinical spectrum of desquamative gingivitis. Orofacial soft tissues — Soft tissues around the mouth.
Desquamative gingivitis is the main oral feature of MMP[ 22 ] and may be the sole presenting feature. Histopatholgy dewquamative sub-epithelial cleft and basal cell degeneration, along with chronic inflammatory cells and hemorrhagic areas.
The most frequent first site involved in MMP is the oral cavity.
Desquamative gingivitis: A review
Other treatment regimen includes intravenous immunoglobulins, plasmapheresis, and Low level laser therapy LLLT. Occassionally, gingival inflammation may occur in the absence of bacterial plaque, in the form of chronic desquamative gingivitis.
The first international consensus on mucous membrane pemphigoid: Histopathology showed variable thickness parakeratinized stratified squamous epithelium, subepithelial cleft and basal cell degeneration in few areas. 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.
Direct application of chlobetasole propionate to the affected site is recommended 3 Other topical treatments may include topical tacrolimus or topical pimecrolimus. Increased risk of breast cancer following different regimens of hormone replacement therapy frequently used in Europe. Disappearance of bullae irt maxillary tuberosity Click here to view.
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Epidemiology of desquamative gingivitis: J Int Med Res. Support Center Support Center. Gigivitis a single etiologic factor was considered in the first desquamate gingivitis DG cases.
Do you want to continue logged in? Tomes J, Tomes G. A study of 85 cases. An anti-plaque agent such as 0.
Gingival desquamation is a clinical sign in which the gingiva appears reddish, glazed and friable with destruction of the epithelium. There was widespread erythema and inflammation of maxillary anterior labial gingiva.
Footnotes Source of funding: A study of sixty-five patients. Diagnoses Chronic periodontitis Localized aggressive periodontitis Generalized aggressive periodontitis Periodontitis as a manifestation of systemic disease Periodontosis Necrotizing periodontal diseases Abscesses of the periodontium Combined periodontic-endodontic lesions.
Erosive lichen planus, mucous membrane pemphigoid, pemphigus vulgaris, and lupus erythematosus.
Desquamative gingivitis: A review
Laryngeal stenosis can lead to fatal asphyxia. The disease continues chronically with periods of remission and exacerbation.
Desquamative gingivitis associated with psoriasis. Wichmanns was the first to describe a case of MMP as early as desquamatkve 18 th century. A heterogeneous immune-mediated subepithelial blistering entity. The first international consensus on mucous membrane pemphigoid: