Epulis (Greek: ἐπουλίς; plural epulides) is any tumor like enlargement (i.e. lump) situated on Also termed a “pregnancy tumor” or “granuloma gravidarum”, this lesion is identical to a pyogenic granuloma in all respects apart from the fact that . 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. Epulis gravidarum. Benign tumour of the gums that occurs during pregnancy due to the effect of the hormones of pregnancy and disappears after delivery.
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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.
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This epulis eoulis commonly occurs on the gingiva near the front of the mouth between two teeth.
Epidemiology, pathology and clinical aspects. Palate Epupis aphthae Cleft palate High-arched palate Palatal cysts of the newborn Inflammatory papillary hyperplasia Stomatitis nicotina Torus palatinus.
Hyperplastic gingival lesions in pregnancy. Basal cell adenoma Canalicular adenoma Ductal papilloma Monomorphic adenoma Myoepithelioma Oncocytoma Papillary cystadenoma lymphomatosum Pleomorphic adenoma Sebaceous adenoma Malignant: A powerful tool for treatment gravidrum pyogenic granuloma. J Dent Lasers ;6: Andrews’ Diseases of the Skin: This is a case report of PG in a patient treated with the diode laser.
Lasers Surg Med ; This page was last edited on 31 Decemberat 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 epukis Benign: Cawson’s essentials of oral pathology and oral medicine 8th ed.
An epulis granulomatosa is a granuloma which grows from an extraction socket the hole left after a tooth fravidarum been removedand as such can be considered epuulis be a complication of healing after oral surgery. J Oral Sci ; Oral and maxillofacial pathology K00—K06, K11—K14—, — Relationship to periodontal disease. On rare occasion, it may arise on the tongue, or be multifocal.
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Pyogenic granuloma PG is a tumor-like growth in the oral cavity. D ICD – Treatment of pyogenic granuloma with a sclerosing agent.
Periapical, mandibular and maxillary hard tissues — Bones of jaws. Cryo-therapy in granuloma pyogenicum. Teeth pulpdentinenamel.
Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol ; Gupta R, Gupta S. It usually occurs in the mandibular labial sulcus. Sometimes the term epulis is used synonymously with epulis fissuratum,  but this is technically incorrect as several other lesions could be described as epulides. This is a fibrous hyperplasia of excess connective tissue folds that takes place in reaction to chronic trauma from an ill fitting denture. Sitemap What’s New Feedback Disclaimer. The 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.
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.
Other Eagle syndrome Hemifacial hypertrophy Facial hemiatrophy Oral manifestations of systemic disease. PG is considered to be a non-neoplastic in nature.
Photomed Laser Surg ; A case report of pregnancy tumor and its management using the diode laser. It is more common in younger people and in females, and appears as a red-purple swelling and bleeds easily. Three weeks after phase I therapy Click here to view. It occurs due to irritation or physical trauma from calculus or cervical restorations as also some contribution by hormonal factors and grafidarum affects the gingiva, but can gravidrum seen in areas of frequent trauma such as lower lip, tongue, oral mucosa, and palate.
Temporomandibular jointsmuscles of mastication and malocclusions — Jaw joints, chewing muscles and bite abnormalities. Cawson’s essentials of oral pathology and oral medicine 7th ed. Benign lymphoepithelial lesion Ectopic salivary gland tissue Frey’s syndrome HIV salivary gland disease Necrotizing sialometaplasia Gravidaruj Ranula Pneumoparotitis Salivary duct stricture Salivary gland aplasia Salivary gland atresia Salivary gland diverticulum Salivary gland fistula Salivary gland hyperplasia Salivary gravjdarum hypoplasia Salivary gland neoplasms Benign: Orofacial soft tissues — Soft tissues around the mouth Actinomycosis Angioedema Basal cell carcinoma Cutaneous sinus of dental origin Cystic hygroma Gnathophyma Ludwig’s angina Macrostomia Melkersson—Rosenthal syndrome Microstomia Noma Oral Crohn’s disease Orofacial granulomatosis Perioral dermatitis Pyostomatitis vegetans.
It is manifested as a painless sessile or pedunculated, erythematous, exophytic and specific papular or nodular with a smooth or lobulated surface, which may have a fibrinous epulks. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Carranza’s clinical periodontology 11th ed.