Key Steps to Optimize Management of Epulis Fissuratum induced by a Total Denture: A Case. Report. Jihane Slaoui Hasnaoui1*, Zineb Stri2. Introduction: Epulis fissuratum is a tumor-like hyperplasia developing in association with an ill-fitting denture. Case Report: We report a. Epulis fissuratum is a pseudotumor growth located over the soft tissues of the vestibular sulcus caused by chronic irritation from poorly adapted prostheses.
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The appearance may also be confused with pyogenic granuloma. In oral surgical procedures it has been implemented in the management of aggressive primary jaw lesions [ 2021 ] and minor soft tissue surgeries [ 2223 ]. Orv Hetil,pp. In this view some authors prefer to call these lesions denture-induced fissuratkm hyperplasia. On history and clinical examination, a provisional diagnosis of denture-induced hyperplasia was made.
The epithelial cells are usually hyperkeratotic and irregular, hyperplastic rete ridges are often seen. Aspect of surgical wound after carbonization to ensure haemostasis. 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. J Calif Dent Assoc.
Chronic trauma to the oral mucosa is considered a risk factor for the development of oral carcinoma. The patient was informed in detail about the procedure after which he signed an informed consent form.
This is an important advantage of CO2 laser treatment report by many authors. Peripheral Exophytic Oral Lesions: The advantages of cryosurgery over the conventional method makes it an important asset in the armamentarium of oral surgeon and has additional advantages of controlling pain and perhaps dealing epupis lesions in sites that would be difficult to treat by other means.
The main concern for this is the profuse haemorrhage that might arise during the treatment procedure.
Int J Oral and Maxillofac Surg. Polypoid epulis fissuratum on the soft palate Click here to view. It is a closely related condition to inflammatory papillary hyperplasiabut the appearance and location differs.
Epulis fissuratum – Wikipedia
The effects of the carbon dioxide surgical laser on oral tissues. Treatment of chromomycosis by cryosurgery with liquid nitrogen: The role of lasers in ambulatory oral maxillofacial surgery. We present a case of faulty denture and the resultant epulis fissuratum in a year-old male patient.
The authors have no conflicts of interest to declare. Clinical Significance The advantages of cryosurgery over the conventional method makes it cissuratum important asset in the armamentarium of oral surgeon and has additional advantages of controlling pain and perhaps dealing with lesions in sites that would be difficult to treat by other means.
Epulis fissuratum is a pseudotumor growth located over the soft tissues of the vestibular sulcus caused by chronic irritation from badly adapted prostheses with variable degrees of hypertrophy and hyperplasia.
Previous article Next article. Cryosurgical treatment of hemangiomas of the lip. Int J Orofac Sci. Hence the patient was referred to cardiologist and haematologist for opinion and epklis for the treatment of the Epulis fissuratum. Epulis fissuratum refers to reactive tissue response to excessive mechanical pressure imparted by the poor fit of prosthesis.
Epulis fissuratum: consequence of ill-fitting prosthesis
The Management of a debilitated geriatric patient can be an enigma to the Dentist. J Clin Laser Med Surg. J Indian Prosthodont Soc. Treatment of epulis fissuratum with carbon dioxide laser in a patient with antithrombotic medication. Additionally, at least one chronic disease is found in the majority of elderly persons [ 3 ].
Treatment includes immediate withdrawal of the ill-fitting prosthesis followed by topical application of antifungal agents and paste containing anaesthetics with local analgesics. Some of the lasers used in dentistry for this purpose is CO 2 laser, Er: Low temperatures have been shown to be capable of blocking neural transmission.