Format

Send to:

Choose Destination

Links from PubMed

Gingival overgrowth

MedGen UID:
6603
Concept ID:
C0017567
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Gingival enlargement; Gingival hyperplasia; Gingival hypertrophy; Gum enlargement; Gum hypertrophy; Oral soft tissue hyperplasia
SNOMED CT: Hypertrophy of gingiva (441787004)
 

Definition

Hyperplasia of the gingiva (FMA:59762, that is, a thickening of the soft tissue overlying the alveolar ridge. The degree of thickening ranges from involvement of the interdental papillae alone to gingival overgrowth covering the entire tooth crown. [from HPO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVGingival overgrowth

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Sukuroglu E, Güncü GN, Kilinc K, Caglayan F
Front Cell Infect Microbiol 2015;5:87. Epub 2015 Dec 1 doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2015.00087. PMID: 26649282Free PMC Article
Fardal Ø, Lygre H
J Clin Periodontol 2015 Jul;42(7):640-6. Epub 2015 Jul 14 doi: 10.1111/jcpe.12426. PMID: 26076712
Rao SR, Balaji TM, Prakash PS, Lavu V
Prostaglandins Other Lipid Mediat 2014 Oct;113-115:69-74. Epub 2014 Aug 12 doi: 10.1016/j.prostaglandins.2014.07.003. PMID: 25124319
Gong Y, Lu J, Ding X, Yu Y
J Periodontal Res 2014 Aug;49(4):448-57. Epub 2013 Aug 16 doi: 10.1111/jre.12123. PMID: 23947915
Cetinkaya BO, Pamuk F, Keles GC, Ayas B, Ozfidan GK, Kayisli U, Arik N, Horton H
J Periodontal Res 2014 Jun;49(3):307-13. Epub 2013 Jun 19 doi: 10.1111/jre.12108. PMID: 23782056

Diagnosis

Sukuroglu E, Güncü GN, Kilinc K, Caglayan F
Front Cell Infect Microbiol 2015;5:87. Epub 2015 Dec 1 doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2015.00087. PMID: 26649282Free PMC Article
Gurgel BC, de Morais CR, da Rocha-Neto PC, Dantas EM, Pinto LP, Costa Ade L
Braz Dent J 2015 Jan-Feb;26(1):39-43. doi: 10.1590/0103-6440201300029. PMID: 25672382
Pisoschi CG, Stănciulescu CE, Andrei AM, Berbecaru-Iovan A, Munteanu C, Popescu F, Banită IM
Rom J Morphol Embryol 2014;55(2):285-90. PMID: 24969976
Feitosa Dda S, Santamaria MP, Casati MZ, Sallum EA, Nociti Júnior FH, de Toledo S
Quintessence Int 2011 May;42(5):e60-4. PMID: 21519553
de Carvalho Farias B, Cabral PA, Gusmão ES, Jamelli SR, Cimões R
Gerodontology 2010 Mar;27(1):76-80. Epub 2009 Jun 22 doi: 10.1111/j.1741-2358.2009.00273.x. PMID: 19545325

Therapy

Assaggaf MA, Kantarci A, Sume SS, Trackman PC
Am J Pathol 2015 Jun;185(6):1588-99. Epub 2015 Apr 2 doi: 10.1016/j.ajpath.2015.02.004. PMID: 25843680Free PMC Article
Rao SR, Balaji TM, Prakash PS, Lavu V
Prostaglandins Other Lipid Mediat 2014 Oct;113-115:69-74. Epub 2014 Aug 12 doi: 10.1016/j.prostaglandins.2014.07.003. PMID: 25124319
Al Sayed AA, Al Sulaiman MH, Mishriky A, Anil S
J Periodontal Res 2014 Oct;49(5):609-14. Epub 2013 Nov 11 doi: 10.1111/jre.12141. PMID: 24206119
Gong Y, Lu J, Ding X, Yu Y
J Periodontal Res 2014 Aug;49(4):448-57. Epub 2013 Aug 16 doi: 10.1111/jre.12123. PMID: 23947915
Cetinkaya BO, Pamuk F, Keles GC, Ayas B, Ozfidan GK, Kayisli U, Arik N, Horton H
J Periodontal Res 2014 Jun;49(3):307-13. Epub 2013 Jun 19 doi: 10.1111/jre.12108. PMID: 23782056

Prognosis

Ceruti P, Asioli S, Mussano F, Righi A, Baldi I, Schierano G, Cassoni P, Carossa S
Int J Prosthodont 2015 Nov-Dec;28(6):615-20. PMID: 26523722
Fardal Ø, Lygre H
J Clin Periodontol 2015 Jul;42(7):640-6. Epub 2015 Jul 14 doi: 10.1111/jcpe.12426. PMID: 26076712
Gong Y, Lu J, Ding X, Yu Y
J Periodontal Res 2014 Aug;49(4):448-57. Epub 2013 Aug 16 doi: 10.1111/jre.12123. PMID: 23947915
Dhingra K, Prakash S
Gerodontology 2012 Jun;29(2):e1201-6. doi: 10.1111/j.1741-2358.2012.00624.x. PMID: 22612838
Feitosa Dda S, Santamaria MP, Casati MZ, Sallum EA, Nociti Júnior FH, de Toledo S
Quintessence Int 2011 May;42(5):e60-4. PMID: 21519553

Clinical prediction guides

Fardal Ø, Lygre H
J Clin Periodontol 2015 Jul;42(7):640-6. Epub 2015 Jul 14 doi: 10.1111/jcpe.12426. PMID: 26076712
Assaggaf MA, Kantarci A, Sume SS, Trackman PC
Am J Pathol 2015 Jun;185(6):1588-99. Epub 2015 Apr 2 doi: 10.1016/j.ajpath.2015.02.004. PMID: 25843680Free PMC Article
Subramani T, Rathnavelu V, Alitheen NB, Padmanabhan P
Int J Mol Med 2015 May;35(5):1151-8. Epub 2015 Mar 18 doi: 10.3892/ijmm.2015.2144. PMID: 25812632
Gong Y, Lu J, Ding X, Yu Y
J Periodontal Res 2014 Aug;49(4):448-57. Epub 2013 Aug 16 doi: 10.1111/jre.12123. PMID: 23947915
Cetinkaya BO, Pamuk F, Keles GC, Ayas B, Ozfidan GK, Kayisli U, Arik N, Horton H
J Periodontal Res 2014 Jun;49(3):307-13. Epub 2013 Jun 19 doi: 10.1111/jre.12108. PMID: 23782056

Recent systematic reviews

Papaspyridakos P, Chen CJ, Chuang SK, Weber HP, Gallucci GO
Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 2012 Jan-Feb;27(1):102-10. PMID: 22299086
Mavrogiannis M, Ellis JS, Thomason JM, Seymour RA
J Clin Periodontol 2006 Jun;33(6):434-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-051X.2006.00930.x. PMID: 16677333
Eggerath J, English H, Leichter JW
J N Z Soc Periodontol 2005;(88):7-14. PMID: 16237888
J Periodontol 2000 May;71(5 Suppl):876-9. doi: 10.1902/jop.2000.71.5-S.876. PMID: 10875698

Supplemental Content

Table of contents

    Clinical resources

    Consumer resources

    Recent activity

    Your browsing activity is empty.

    Activity recording is turned off.

    Turn recording back on

    See more...
    Support Center