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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dessquamative In this paper, we aimed to review the current literature on the pathogenesis, diagnosis management and prognosis of DG. The features reported in the present case were consistent with the previous literature reviews. Additionally, there are idiopathic gingival desquamative lesions without any etiologic factors Figure 2 3.

Histologically, MMP is characterized by junctional separation at the level of the basement membrane and resultant sub-basilar split. The effects of mouth rinses and dentifrice-containing magnesium monoperoxyphthalate mmpp on oral microflora, plaque reduction, and mucosa.

J Am Acad Dermatol. Conditions of deqsuamative mucous membranes Periodontal disorders. Erythematous gingiva with loss of stippling, extending apically from the gingival margins to the alveolar mucosa is a frequent observation.


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A comparative clinical survey ginvivitis cases. Comparison of topical tacrolimus 0. National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. Other topical treatments may include topical tacrolimus or topical pimecrolimus. If not, they should forgo the use of floss pending improvement in their gingival health.

Immunodiagnosis of pemphigus and mucous membrane pemphigoid. Desquamative gingivitis can be the clinical symptom of some dermatitis and mucocutaneous diseases and the underlying primary cause should be evaluated meticulously.

Gentle manipulation of the normal mucosa induced a positive Nikolsky’s sign. The patient also noticed the appearance of blisters on her gums on and off which would heal subsequently without any medical intervention. Conventional therapy Debridement Scaling and root planing Full mouth disinfection Full mouth ultrasonic debridement.

Desquamative gingivitis: A review

About chronic pemphigus of the mucous membranes. Resolution of lesions after systemic steroids therapy Click here to view.

Gingival biopsy is best avoided, as gingival chronic inflammation may lead to confusion. Support Center Gingigitis Center. Semin Cutan Med Surg. Dilemma in diagnosis of mucocutaneous disorders. American Academy of Periodontology. Histopathologic appearance of the lesion Click here to view. In patients with ocular MMP who were not treated or desquammative inappropriately treated, scarring may lead to blindness.


A study of 85 cases. It is suggested that the disease may be observed when there is lack of estrogen or progesterone Abstract Desquamative gingivitis DG is characterized by the erythematous gingiva, desquamation and gingivitls of the gingival epithelium, and blister formation.

Arteaga and Eisenberg 36 Your session is about to expire. Maintain a month recall interval to provide professional assistance in plaque control. Oral mucous membrane pemphigoid. Single, isolated discrete hemorrhagic bullae, oval in shape, 1. Contact allergic reactions to various oral hygiene products and chemical agents have also been reported to represent as DG.

Orofacial soft tissues — Soft tissues around the mouth. Chronic diffuse desquamative gingivitis. 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.