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Gingival Hypertrophy

 
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Overview

  • Look For

  • Enlargement of the gums without inflammation.
  • Significance

  • May be a sign of acute myeloid leukaemia.
  • Causes of Gingival Hypertrophy

  • Drugs - phenytoin, calcium channel blockers, cyclosporine
  • Acute myeloid leukaemia
  • Pregnancy
  • Idiopathic
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