COVID-19 Update - This is to inform you that the Government of India has announced a complete lockdown in India 22nd March 2020 to 14th April 2020. As a result, our offices will now be closed till 14th April 2020 and all our employees will be working from home. Office telephones will not be answered, and therefore you are requested to direct all your queries related to manuscript submission, review process, publication etc. at below mentioned details. editor@innovativepublication.com, rakesh.its@gmail.com, Mob. 8826373757, 8826859373, 9910947804

Article view: 188

Article download: 106

Journal of Oral Medicine, Oral Surgery, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology


Crocker and Hartzell’s disease – Report of two cases with literature review


Full Text PDF Share on Facebook Share on Twitter


Case Report

Author Details : Sowmya GV*, Suveet Mathur

Volume : 5, Issue : 3, Year : 2019

Article Page : 88-92


Suggest article by email

Abstract

Pregnancy tumor is a tissue overgrowth which usually advances as a reaction to irritation and trauma that is typically localized. Nevertheless gingiva is supposed to be the dominant site, it also can occur on tongue, lip, and buccal mucosa. Pregnancy does not form the basis for the ailment, but changed tissues metabolic rate in pregnancy stresses the retort to the native irritants, thereby generating gingival overgrowths. It is commonly seen in first trimester of gestation. The present article reports two cases with pregnancy tumor in relation to anterior mandible.

Keywords: Inflammatory hyperplasia, Pyogenic granuloma, Pregnancy, Gingiva.

Doi : 10.18231/j.jooo.2019.022

How to cite : Sowmya Gv, Mathur S, Crocker and Hartzell’s disease – Report of two cases with literature review. J Oral Med Oral Surg Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 2019;5(3):88-92

Copyright © 2019 by author(s) and J Oral Med Oral Surg Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY 4.0) (creativecommons.org)