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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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In cases of fibrous growth, excision of the lesion becomes necessary. Histopathological examination revealed hyperplastic epithelium as well as a fibrous connective tissue with moderate inflammation which confirmed the clinical diagnosis. This article has been cited by. On fiwsuratum and clinical examination, a provisional diagnosis of denture-induced hyperplasia was made. We report a year-old female with epulis fissuratum in the soft palate as a very rare clinical location.

Removal of hyperplastic fiswuratum of the oral cavity. Open in a separate window. Report of a case in a very rare location. Common benign oral soft tissue masses.

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

A year-old man presenting with epulis fissuratum, A a raw, eroded, irregular patch resembling the shape of suction device seen on the middle of hard palate and B faulty maxillary denture with suction device black arrow. Treatment includes immediate withdrawal of the ill-fitting prosthesis followed by topical application of antifungal agents and paste containing anaesthetics with local analgesics.


The patient was prescribed topical anti-fungal medications for 10 days. Epulis fissuratum along the posterior border of the upper denture Click here to view. Kerala Dent J ;3: We present a case of faulty denture and the resultant epulis fissuratum in a year-old male patient.

The presence of epulis in patients without denture may be diagnostic of Crohn’s disease. Persistent trauma to oral mucosa may predispose the patient to carcinoma. None, Conflict of Interest: Epulis fissuratum is a tumor-like hyperplasia developing in association with an ill-fitting denture. Denture-induced fibrous hyperplasia is an adaptive growth caused by chronic irritation from badly adapted prosthesis with variable hypertrophy and hyperplasia.

Study of denture-induced fibrous hyperplasia cases diagnosed from to Treatment of epulis fissuratum with carbon dioxide laser in a patient with antithrombotic medication.

Correspondence to Ravi Prakash Sasankoti Mohan, moc. Background Epulis fissuratum, reactive fibrous hyperplasia or cwse fibrous hyperplasias are the various names attributed to reactive tissue response to chronic irritation and trauma caused by a badly fitted prosthesis. On fisauratum the denture, a suction device as shown by arrow in figure 1 B was acrylised on the tissue surface of the maxillary denture. After complete healing of the lesion, the patient was referred to the prosthodontics department for fabrication of new dentures.

Lasers Med Sci ; Related articles Denture-induced hyperplasia epulis fissuratum soft palate. Intraoral examination revealed a polypoid fibrous mass, soft in consistency fissudatum smooth in texture.


Epulis fissuratum: consequence of ill-fitting prosthesis

A clinical study of a Turkish population group. Related articles Denture-induced hyperplasia epulis fissuratum soft palate.

Treatment Withdrawal of the denture and topical application of analgesic gel over the affected site. She presented with the chief complaint of an abnormal growth along the posterior border of her ill-fitting upper complete denture as well as pain and discomfort during mastication. Provenance and peer review: Peripheral Exophytic Oral Lesions: It not only produces pain and discomfort but negatively affects the rpulis, aesthetics and overall well-being of the patient.

Dent Clin North Am ; None, Conflict of Interest: Withdrawal of the denture and topical application of analgesic gel over the affected site.

A retrospective study of cases. Chronic, sustained pressure can not only traumatise oral tissue but may also lead to malignancy.

A retrospective study of cases. Although rare, epulis fissuratum can happen along the posterior portion of the upper denture and should be considered in intraoral examination.

Chronic trauma to oral mucosa may predispose the patient to carcinoma. How to cite this article: Denture-induced extensive fibrous inflammatory hyperplasia epulis fissuratum.