In this paper the etiology, the clinical and histologic features, the immunopathologic studies, the diagnosis and treatment of chronic desquamative gingivitis are. Chronic desquamation of the gingiva is referred to as desquamative gingivitis ( DG) (2). Chronic desquamative gingivitis was described for the. Desquamative gingivitis (DG) is an erythematous (red), desquamatous (shedding ) and erythematosus · Chronic ulcerative stomatitis; Chronic bacterial, fungal, and viral infections; Reactions to medications, mouthwashes, and chewing gum.

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Retrospective analysis of 33 cases.

Desquamative gingivitis

Subgingival and supragingival plaques should be removed and proper teeth brushing with a soft brush in addition to desquaamative should be recommended In addition, they were accurate in their diagnosis as they reached the correct diagnosis. Oral features of mucocutaneous disorders.

Sklavounou A, Laskaris Desquamatkve. There are cases that have been reported concerning the successful use of topical tacrolimus 0. Chronic diffuse desquamative gingivitis. Mucosal and gingival desquamation developing as a result of an allergic reaction against toothpaste.

A clinical study of oral mucous membrane pemphigoid. The other six were unknowledgeable on this flowchart and were asked to do their daily activities in the oral medicine routinely.

Desqyamative and differentiation between conditions that manifest desquamative gingivitis have been almost a continuing problem for dental undergraduates. The lesions showed considerable improvement after steroid application.

The desquamative gingivitis is seen after puberty, especially in individuals over 30 years of age 3. The patients often experience oral discomfort and pain, which can significantly compromise their life qualities. Gingivada pemfigus vulgarisin erken lezyonlari: Lesions start with diffuse erythema and minimal desquamation. Indirect immunofluorescence using salt-split mucosa provides more sensitive assay. Nisengard RJ, Neiders M.


Systemic drugs or agents are reserved for skin or mucosal locations other than oral sites, such as the conjunctiva.

The instruction was also given to the patient to apply a steroidal ointment containing desquamahive. Conclusion Desquamative gingivitis is a complex term that needs a clear definition.

The patient can either have no complaints or there can be a burning sensation or severe pain. Large ulceration areas can be observed in some cases The exclusive gingival involvement in this multi mucosal disorder entails careful history taking and diagnosis by dental professional, thus signifying the role of dentists in such mucocutaneous disorders.

Desquamative chromic DG is characterized by the erythematous gingiva, desquamation and erosion of the gingival epithelium, and blister formation.

Desquamative gingivitis: A review

Tilakaratne W, Dissanayake M. Severity may range from mild, almost insignificant small patches to widespread erythema[ 23 ] with glazed appearance.

gingivitos Desquamative effect of sodium lauryl sulfate on oral mucosa. Circulating antibodies can be detected by indirect immunofluorescence and immunoblot assays. Desquamative gingivitis affecting the marginal and attached gingiva was appreciated with respect to left maxillary gingival region, along with the presence of blood filled bullae. Topical corticosteroids are commonly used to treat DG. Footnotes Conflicts of Interest: J Oral Pathol Med. Temporomandibular jointsmuscles of mastication and malocclusions — Jaw joints, chewing muscles and bite abnormalities Bruxism Condylar resorption Mandibular dislocation Malocclusion Crossbite Open bite Overbite Overeruption Dhronic Prognathia Retrognathia Scissor bite Maxillary hypoplasia Temporomandibular joint dysfunction.


Desquamative gingivitis: A review

This in turn may lead to malnutrition. Estrogen support for the treatment of DG has been recommended based on the presence of estrogen-sensitive receptors in the human gingiva and estrogen destruction Journal of Archives in Military Medicine. Oral lesions of mucous membrane pemphigoid. Histopatholgy showing sub-epithelial cleft and basal cell degeneration, along with chronic inflammatory cells and hemorrhagic areas.

Gallagher G, Shklar G. Roche C, Field EA. Diagnostic xhronic and clinical significance of desquamative gingivitis. Lichen planus Scully et al.

National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. Childhood cicatricial pemphigoid with exclusive gingival involvement. Almost all of the disorders associated with DG except for FBG can affect various desquamaive in the oral cavity and have involvement of extraoral regions. The significance of early diagnosis in the therapeutical management of the patients is emphasized. The exact etiology of MMP is not known.

The treatment strategies vary according to the preference of the physician, the age of the patient, the severity of the disease and the site involved.