EPULIS FISSURATUM CASE REPORT PDF

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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Then, the lesion was excised surgically. Chronic trauma to oral mucosa may predispose the patient to carcinoma. His medical and family history was non-relevant. Intraoral examination revealed a polypoid fibrous mass, soft in consistency and smooth in texture.

We present a case of faulty denture and the resultant epulis fissuratum in a year-old male patient. A poorly fitted prosthesis can give rise to a plethora of problems like pain, discomfort in mastication and speech and epulis repkrt. Please review our privacy epuliz. Histopathological examination revealed hyperplastic epithelium as well as a epuois connective tissue with moderate inflammation which epuls the clinical diagnosis.

Peripheral Exophytic Oral Lesions: How to cite this URL: A retrospective study of cases. We report a year-old female with epulis fissuratum in the soft palate as a very rare clinical location.

Provenance and peer review: On intraoral examination, a raw eroded irregular patch simulating the shape of the suction device was noticed in the middle of the hard palate figure fissurstum A.

Because of chronic irritation, it may get traumatised and present with an ulcerated surface. Outcome and follow-up After complete healing of the lesion, the patient was referred to the prosthodontics department for fabrication of new dentures. Persistent trauma to oral mucosa may predispose the patient to carcinoma.

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Polypoid epulis fissuratum on the soft palate Click here to view. Excision can be performed by either conventional surgical approaches or by using laser. Study of denture-induced fibrous hyperplasia cases diagnosed from to Intraoral examination revealed a polypoid fibrous mass, soft in consistency and smooth in texture.

Epulis Fissuratum: “Denture Tumor” – A Case Report with review of literatures

Withdrawal of the denture and topical application of analgesic gel over the affected site. Chronic, sustained pressure can not only traumatise oral tissue but may also lead fissuratuj malignancy. Abstract A poorly fitted prosthesis can give rise to a plethora of problems like pain, discomfort in mastication and speech and epulis fissuratum.

On history and clinical examination, a provisional diagnosis of denture-induced hyperplasia was made. None, Conflict of Interest: Topical application of antifungal agents and paste containing local fissuratkm and anesthetics is beneficial in treatment of epulis fissuratum. Kerala Dent J ;3: She presented with the chief complaint of an abnormal growth along the posterior border of caxe ill-fitting upper complete denture as well as pain and discomfort during mastication.

Histopathological examination revealed hyperplastic epithelium as well as a fibrous connective tissue with moderate inflammation which confirmed the clinical diagnosis.

Epulis fissuratum: consequence of ill-fitting prosthesis

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. Treatment of epulis fissuratum with carbon dioxide laser in a patient with antithrombotic medication. Epulis fissuratum in the soft palate: Related articles Denture-induced hyperplasia epulis fissuratum soft palate.

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Then, the lesion was excised surgically. Related articles Denture-induced hyperplasia epulis fissuratum soft palate. Epulis fissuratum refers to reactive tissue response to excessive mechanical pressure imparted by the poor fit of prosthesis. Treatment Withdrawal of the denture and topical application of analgesic gel over the affected site.

Case Report: Epulis fissuratum: consequence of ill-fitting prosthesis

In cases of fibrous growth, excision of the lesion becomes necessary. Although rare, epulis fissuratum can happen along the posterior portion of the upper denture and should be considered in intraoral examination. Report of a case in a very rare location. Epulis fissuratum is a tumor-like hyperplasia developing in association with an fisxuratum denture.

Clinically, it presents as a raised sessile lesion in the form of folds with a smooth surface with normal or erythematous overlying mucosa. 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.

It not only produces pain and discomfort but negatively affects the mastication, aesthetics and overall well-being of the patient. Dent Clin North Am ; How to fissurattum this article: Author information Copyright and License information Disclaimer. Although rare, epulis fissuratum can happen along the posterior portion of the upper denture and should be considered in intraoral examination. The patient was prescribed topical anti-fungal medications for 10 days.