Management of localised gingival overgrowth: An overview from a case report
AUTHOR(S): Dr. Apoorva Mhatre, Dr. Devanand Shetty, Dr. Arvind Shetty and Dr. Pooja Wadkar
ABSTRACT:Gingival overgrowth presents itself in various forms and clinical features. Gingival overgrowth can have localised or generalised presentation. It becomes a reason of primary concern when it appears in area of aesthetics. This case report focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of a male patient who had reported to the department with gingival overgrowth. The patient reported with localised gingival overgrowth involving the mandibular anterior region. The gingival overgrowth was a single well defined overgrowth involving the buccal aspect of mandibular gingiva. Thorough blood investigations and radiographic investigations were carried out. The case report highlights the management of localised gingival overgrowth.
Dr. Apoorva Mhatre, Dr. Devanand Shetty, Dr. Arvind Shetty, Dr. Pooja Wadkar. Management of localised gingival overgrowth: An overview from a case report. Int J Appl Dent Sci 2021;7(2):15-17. DOI: https://doi.org/10.22271/oral.2021.v7.i2a.1183