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This disease is localized to the interdental papillae.

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Necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis (NUG)

2

The papillae are "punched-out" and the person is under extreme stress. Diagnose.

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Necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis (NUG)

3

If NUG advances and begins affecting the mucosa, what is the diagnosis called?

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necrotizing ulcerative mucositis

4

Pt reports they recently switched brand of mouth rinse that they use. What could this gingival irritation be termed?

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Plasma cell gingivitis

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AKA plasma cell gingivitis, what else is this called?

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Allergic gingivostomatitis

6

This young patient breathes through their mouth most of the day. What is the probable diagnosis?

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Localized juvenile spongiotic gingival hyperplasia

7

The mucosa easily peels off when you rub your gloved finger over it. What could this be?

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Desquamative gingivitis

8

Give a differential diagnosis. (hint: 6 things)

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  1. Desquamative Gingivitis
  2. Lichen planus
  3. Mucous membrane pemphigoid
  4. Pemphigus vulgaris
  5. Systemic lupus erythematous
  6. Hypersensitivity

9

This patient is in pain and mucosa is removed when you take an impression.

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Desquamative gingivitis

10

This patient says they take Nifedipine.

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Drug-related gingival hyperplasia

11

What three systemic medications could cause gingival enlargement?

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  1. Cyclosporin (transplant therapy)
  2. Phenytoin (anticonvulsant)
  3. Nifedipine (Ca channel blocker)

12

This is hereditary and caused by slow overgrowth of connective tissue.

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Gingival fibromatosis

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What are five other possible manifestations of this gingival condition?

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condition: gingival fibromatosis

  1. hypertrichosis
  2. generalized aggressive periodontitis
  3. epilepsy
  4. mental retardation
  5. growth hormone deficiency