Bharati A Patil et al.; Sch J Med Case Rep ; 2(7) The aim of this report is to present a case of Epulis fissuratum in relation to broken fixed partial. Epulis Fissuratum: “Denture Tumor” – A Case Report with review of literatures. Author: Dr. Kinjal Shah Case report. A 55 years old man came to our clinic with. Case Report. Key Steps to Optimize Management of Epulis Fissuratum induced by a Total Denture: A Case. Report. Jihane Slaoui Hasnaoui1*.
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It is considered as an overgrowth of intraoral tissues resulting from chronic irritation. Differential Diagnosis of Oral and Maxillofacial Lesions. Kerala Dent Eoulis ;3: On history and clinical examination, a provisional diagnosis of denture-induced hyperplasia was made.
Withdrawal of the denture and topical application of analgesic gel over the affected site. A Clinical Decision Tree. Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology. Dent Clin North Am ; Epulis fissuratum is the reactive tissue ephlis to sustained mechanical pressure generated by ill-fitting prosthesis.
Peripheral Exophytic Oral Lesions: Background Epulis fissuratum, reactive fibrous hyperplasia or denture-induced fibrous hyperplasias are the various names attributed to reactive tissue response to fixsuratum irritation and trauma caused by a badly fitted prosthesis. Chronic, sustained pressure can not only traumatise oral tissue but may also lead to malignancy.
Fabrication of new denture should be carried out. Then, the lesion was excised surgically.
Epulis fissuratum: consequence of ill-fitting prosthesis
Polypoid epulis fissuratum on the soft palate Click here to view. Study of denture-induced fibrous hyperplasia cases diagnosed from to Abstract A poorly fitted prosthesis can give rise to a plethora of problems like pain, discomfort in mastication and speech and epulis fissuratum. Over the years it was seen that the usage of this term is not appropriate as it refers only to site, and moreover the affected mucosa is usually the oral mucosa of the vestibular sulcus or of the palatal region and not the gingival mucosa.
On history and clinical examination, a provisional diagnosis of denture-induced hyperplasia was made. Histopathological examination revealed hyperplastic rpulis as well as a fibrous connective tissue with moderate inflammation which confirmed the clinical diagnosis. Common benign oral soft tissue masses.
Not commissioned; externally peer reort. Intraoral examination revealed a polypoid fibrous mass, soft in consistency and smooth in texture.
E;ulis was surrounded by erythema and was the cause of discomfort for the patient due to excessive and continuous mechanical pressure imparted by faulty maxillary denture. Epulis fissuratum is a tumor-like hyperplasia developing in association with an ill-fitting denture.
Support Center Support Center. Oral mucosal lesions in denture wearers. In fossuratum of fibrous growth, excision repory the lesion becomes necessary. After complete healing of the lesion, the patient was referred to the prosthodontics department for fabrication of new dentures.
Excision can be performed by either conventional surgical approaches or by using laser. A retrospective study of cases. Treatment includes immediate withdrawal of the ill-fitting prosthesis followed by topical application of antifungal agents and paste containing anaesthetics with local analgesics.
Although rare, epulis fissuratum can happen along the posterior portion of the upper denture and should be considered in intraoral examination. National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. None, Conflict of Interest: Treatment of epulis fissuratum with carbon dioxide laser in a patient with antithrombotic medication. A epulia case-control study in Southern Sweden.
On examining the denture, a suction device as shown by arrow in figure 1 B was acrylised on the tissue surface of the maxillary denture. We report a year-old female with epulis fissuratum in the soft palate as a very rare clinical location.
Epulis Fissuratum: “Denture Tumor” – A Case Report with review of literatures
She presented with the chief complaint of an abnormal growth along the posterior border of her ill-fitting upper complete denture as well cade pain and discomfort during mastication. This article has been cited by.
Author information Copyright and License information Disclaimer. Because of chronic irritation, it may get traumatised and present with an fissuratu surface. Persistent trauma to oral mucosa may predispose the patient to carcinoma. Chronic trauma to oral mucosa may predispose the patient to carcinoma. Epulis fissuratum, reactive fibrous hyperplasia or denture-induced fibrous hyperplasias are the various names attributed to reactive tissue response to chronic irritation and trauma caused by a badly fitted prosthesis.
The patient was prescribed topical anti-fungal medications for 10 days. Correspondence to Ravi Prakash Sasankoti Mohan, moc. This article has been cited by 1 Peripheral Exophytic Oral Lesions: Trauma and irritation are the two main aetiological factors responsible for occurrence of epulis. Fissurayum, the lesion was excised surgically.
This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Epulis fissuratum along the posterior border of the upper denture Epulie here to view. Provenance and peer review: Published online Jul The presence of epulis in patients without denture may be diagnostic of Crohn’s disease.
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