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gingival diseases

Wednesday 15 December 2004

Types

- gingival tumors

  • epulis

- gingivitis
- lichen planus
- pemphigoid
- desquamative gingivopathy

  • pemphigus
  • lichen planus
  • contact Sstomatitis
  • acquired bullous epidermolysis

- drug-induced gingival hyperplasia (drug-induced gingivitis)

  • cyclosporine
  • hydantoines
  • vaproate
  • dihydropyridines
  • nifĂ©dipine, blĂ©omycine, amlodipine, bepridil, israpidine, nicadipine, nimodipine, nisoldipine, oxidipine

- gingival fibromatosis

  • familial gingival fibromatosis
    • non-syndromic familial gingival fibromatosis
      • dominant familial gingival fibromatosis
      • recessive familial gingival fibromatosis
    • syndromic gingival fibromatosis
      • Zimmermann-Laband syndrome
      • Murray-Puretic-Drescher syndrome
      • Rutherfurd syndrome
      • Cowden disease

Associations

- hypertrichosis
- epilepsy
- mental retardation
- deafness
- hypothyroidy
- chondrodystrophy
- GH deficiency