gingival neoplasms

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Summary: New abnormal growth of tissue in the GINGIVA.

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  1. Mehrotra R, Singh M, Pandya S, Singh M. The use of an oral brush biopsy without computer-assisted analysis in the evaluation of oral lesions: a study of 94 patients. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2008;106:246-53 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the sensitivity and specificity of modified brush biopsy without computer-assisted analysis in the detection of oral premalignant and malignant lesions...
  2. Kannan S, Rajesh R. Congenital epulis - congenital granular cell lesion: a case report. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent. 2006;24:104-6 pubmed
    ..A newborn female child with CE in the maxillary alveolar ridge reported to our institution is presented with investigation, management and follow-up...
  3. Buchner A, Merrell P, Carpenter W. Relative frequency of peripheral odontogenic tumors: a study of 45 new cases and comparison with studies from the literature. J Oral Pathol Med. 2006;35:385-91 pubmed
  4. Kintarak S, Kumplanont P, Kietthubthew S, Chungpanich S. A nodular mass of the anterior palatal gingiva. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2006;102:3-6 pubmed
  5. Cheong S, Fahy C, Craigie M. Anaesthesia for excision of an intraoral mass in a neonate: use of a laryngeal mask during removal of congenital epulis. Anaesth Intensive Care. 2008;36:116-8 pubmed
    ..The lesion was removed one day after delivery, under general anaesthesia using a laryngeal mask airway to control the infant's airway. The rationale for this management plan and alternatives to this strategy are discussed...
  6. Adeyemi B, Oluwasola A, Adisa A. Congenital epulis. Indian J Dent Res. 2010;21:292-4 pubmed publisher
  7. Godra A, D Cruz C, Labat M, Isaacson G. Pathologic quiz case: a newborn with a midline buccal mucosa mass. Congenital gingival granular cell tumor (congenital epulis). Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2004;128:585-6 pubmed
  8. Shimoyama S, Seto Y, Aoki F, Ogawa T, Toma T, Endo H, et al. Gastric cancer with metastasis to the gingiva. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2004;19:831-5 pubmed
    ..Hematogenous spread could be a mechanism of metastasis for this unusual tumor...
  9. Gonzalez Garcia R, Naval Gias L, Rodriguez Campo F, Muñoz Guerra M, Sastre Perez J. Vascularized free fibular flap for the reconstruction of mandibular defects: clinical experience in 42 cases. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2008;106:191-202 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate our experience with the use of the vascularized free fibular flap for the reconstruction of mandibular defects following surgical resection...

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  1. Choi E, Zhang X, Kim H, Nam W, Cha I. Prognosis of gingival squamous cell carcinoma diagnosed after invasive procedures. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2011;12:2649-52 pubmed
  2. Kadlub N, Galliani E, Oker N, Vazquez M, Picard A. [Congenital epulis: refrain from surgery. A case report of spontaneous regression]. Arch Pediatr. 2011;18:657-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Congenital epulis is a rare benign tumor that originates from the mucosa of the dental alveolar ridge. Management of congenital epulis is unclear; most authors recommend surgical excision during infancy...
  3. Malhotra G, Nair N, Awasare S. F-18 FDG PET scan findings in a case of carcinoma of the breast with a rare site of metastases to the gingival region. Clin Nucl Med. 2006;31:820-1 pubmed
    ..The present case demonstrates a rare site of metastasis in the oral region from carcinoma of the breast...
  4. García de Marcos J, García de Marcos M, Arroyo Rodríguez S, Chiarri Rodrigo J, Poblet E. Peripheral ossifying fibroma: a clinical and immunohistochemical study of four cases. J Oral Sci. 2010;52:95-9 pubmed
  5. Wang J, Chen W, Ye H, Yang Z, Chai Q. Reverse facial artery-submental artery deepithelialised submental island flap to reconstruct maxillary defects following cancer ablation. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2011;39:499-502 pubmed publisher
    ..The present study assessed the reliability of the reverse facial artery-submental artery deepithelialised submental island technique to reconstruct maxillary defects...
  6. Koyuncu B, Zeytinoglu M, Unal T, Zeytinoğlu B. Myofibroma of the gingiva: report of a case. J Clin Pediatr Dent. 2010;34:253-7 pubmed
    ..The spindle cells were immunopositive for smooth muscle actin, and vimentin but were negative for desmin and S-100 protein. The patient was treated with surgical excision, and is followed-up for 33 months without any signs of recurrence...
  7. McGuire T, Gomes P, Forte V, Sandor G. Rapidly growing intraoral swelling involving the maxilla of an infant. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2007;65:1595-9 pubmed
  8. Araujo L, Lima L, Alvarenga T, Martelli Junior H, Coletta R, de Aquino S, et al. Oral and neurocutaneous phenotypes of familial tuberous sclerosis. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2011;111:87-94 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the pattern of inheritance and the clinical features in a large family with tuberous sclerosis (TS), and to focus on the general diagnosis after the initial oral examination...
  9. Diniz M, Giro Elisa M, Zuanon Angela C, Costa C, Hebling J. Congenital epulis: a rare benign tumor in the newborn. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent. 2010;28:230-3 pubmed publisher
    ..The lesion was not causing feeding or respiratory problems. After a watchful waiting procedure and no spontaneous regression, the lesion was excised under local anesthesia and confirmed by histopathologic analysis as CE...
  10. Lee J, Cheng S, Lin S, Chiang C, Yu C, Kok S. Gingival squamous cell carcinoma mimicking a dentoalveolar abscess: report of a case. J Endod. 2007;33:177-80 pubmed
    ..Because many patients with gingival SCC visit dentists as their initial professional contact, it is hoped that the case can serve as a reminder for dentists to keep the possibility of carcinoma in mind when examining intraoral lesions...
  11. Adissu H, Turner P. Insulinoma and squamous cell carcinoma with peripheral polyneuropathy in an aged Sprague-Dawley rat. J Am Assoc Lab Anim Sci. 2010;49:856-9 pubmed
    ..The peripheral polyneuropathic lesions were characterized by extensive axonal degeneration and microangiopathic changes that were highly suggestive of a hypoglycemic etiopathogenesis secondary to insulinoma...
  12. Eisenberg E, Natarajan E, Yamase H, Hatzigiannis G. Undifferentiated cardiac sarcoma metastatic to the maxilla: report of a case. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2007;65:148-51 pubmed
  13. Ishii S, Ueda T, Higuchi M, Mima T, Yakushiji N. [Combination chemotherapy of S-1, docetaxel and CDDP produces a remarkable response in a patient with metastases of supraclavicular lymph nodes and gingival carcinoma of the mandible]. Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2010;37:1763-5 pubmed
    ..The patient did not experience any severe side effects during the course of chemotherapy. Combined S-1, docetaxel, and CDDP chemotherapy can thus be effective for unresectable recurrences of oral cancer in lymph nodes...
  14. Nag S, Saraswathi T, Sekhar G, Einstein A, Sivapathasundharam B. A rare case of sarcoid-like reaction of lymph nodes associated with squamous cell carcinoma of alveolar mucosa. Indian J Dent Res. 2009;20:503-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The relevant literature including pathogenesis is also discussed...
  15. Brito A, Capistrano H, Torres M, Ramos G, Viana M, de Oliveira B. Isolated relapse in the oral cavity of a child with T-lineage acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Braz Dent J. 2012;23:711-5 pubmed
  16. Mendonça E, Martins da Silva C, Meneghini A, Silva G, Filho J, Batista A. Low-grade gingival leiomyosarcoma in a child. J Dent Child (Chic). 2008;75:301-5 pubmed
    ..Immunohistochemical, histochemical, and radiographic studies were undertaken, and the final diagnosis established was a low-grade leiomyosarcoma in the gingiva...
  17. Gallego L, Junquera L, Baladrón J, Villarreal P. Oral squamous cell carcinoma associated with symphyseal dental implants: an unusual case report. J Am Dent Assoc. 2008;139:1061-5 pubmed
    ..This case report describes a patient with history of oral lichen planus (OLP) and previous SCCa of the gingiva who developed SCCa adjacent to symphyseal implants...
  18. Navarro C, Shibli J, Ferrari R, d Avila S, Sposto M. Gingival primary extranodal non-Hodgkin's lymphoma as the first manifestation of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. J Periodontol. 2008;79:562-6 pubmed
    ..This report presents and discusses two unusual cases of gingival primary extranodal non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (PE-NHL) as the first manifestation of AIDS...
  19. Ilief Ala M, Eisenberg E, Mathieu G. Peripheral complex odontoma in a pediatric dental patient: a case report. J Mass Dent Soc. 2008;56:24-6 pubmed
    ..We report a peripheral odontoma that arose in the alveolar mucosa of the posterior maxilla in a young child. The diagnosis, complications, treatment, and prognosis of this entity will be discussed...
  20. Chen Y, Tu H, Wu T, Lo W, Chang C, Chang K, et al. Sarcomas and sarcomatoid tumor after radiotherapy of oral squamous cell carcinoma: analysis of 4 cases. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2008;105:65-71 pubmed
    ..Report of the complicated clinical processes and the analysis of genetic markers of these cases provide useful clinical and pathogenetic insights of mesenchymal malignancies associated with a status post OSCC radiation...
  21. Kuratomi K, Yano H, Tsuneoka M, Sakamoto K, Kusukawa J, Kojiro M. Immunohistochemical expression of Mina53 and Ki67 proteins in human primary gingival squamous cell carcinoma. Kurume Med J. 2006;53:71-8 pubmed
  22. Arai Y, Arai H, Aoyagi A, Yamagata T, Mitani K, Kubota K, et al. A solid tumor of donor cell-origin after allogeneic peripheral blood stem cell transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2006;6:3042-3 pubmed
  23. Watanabe Y, Katou F, Ohtani H, Nakayama T, Yoshie O, Hashimoto K. Tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes, particularly the balance between CD8(+) T cells and CCR4(+) regulatory T cells, affect the survival of patients with oral squamous cell carcinoma. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2010;109:744-52 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of this study was to clarify the prognostic significance of tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes (TILs) in oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC); the present study analyzed various TIL-related parameters...
  24. Czerninski R, Kaplan I, Almoznino G, Maly A, Regev E. Oral squamous cell carcinoma around dental implants. Quintessence Int. 2006;37:707-11 pubmed
  25. Zheng J, Zhou Q, Yang X, He Y, Wang Y, Ye W, et al. Intralesional injection of Pingyangmycin may be an effective treatment for epulis. Med Hypotheses. 2009;72:453-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, we hypothesize that intralesional injection of Pingyangmycin may be a safe and effective treatment for epulis. The efficacy of this treatment modality is worthy of further investigation...
  26. Torres K, Carle L, Royer M. Nevus Spilus (Speckled Lentiginous Nevus) in the Oral Cavity: Report of a Case and Review of the Literature. Am J Dermatopathol. 2017;39:e8-e12 pubmed publisher
    ..The sixth case of an intraoral congenital melanocytic nevus and the first case subclassified as an intraoral nevus spilus (speckled lentiginous nevus) is reported, with a review of the literature...
  27. Thomas M, Koshi R. Electron microscopy in the diagnosis of malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the lung presenting as metastasis to the maxillary gingiva. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2013;42:99-101 pubmed publisher
    ..He developed metastatic disease of the liver, lymph nodes, and bone. The role of electron microscopy in the diagnosis of soft tissue sarcomas is discussed...
  28. Kito S, Koga H, Kodama M, Habu M, Kokuryo S, Yamamoto N, et al. Variety and complexity of fluorine-18-labelled fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose accumulations in the oral cavity of patients with oral cancers. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2013;42:20130014 pubmed publisher
  29. Yen C, Liang S, Han L, Chou H, Chou C, Lin S, et al. Cardiotoxin III inhibits proliferation and migration of oral cancer cells through MAPK and MMP signaling. ScientificWorldJournal. 2013;2013:650946 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, CTXIII has antiproliferative and -migrating effects on oral cancer cells involving the p38-MAPK and MMP-2/-9 pathways...
  30. Trasad V, Devarsa G, Subba Reddy V, Shashikiran N. Peripheral ossifying fibroma in the maxillary arch. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent. 2011;29:255-9 pubmed publisher
    ..This article reports a case of a 10 year old male child with an unusually large peripheral ossifying fibroma in the left maxillary alveolar ridge which showed recurrence after the surgical treatment...
  31. da Silva L, Martins Filho P, Piva M, Rocha N, Soares W, de Santana Santos T. A rare case of iatrogenic gingival Kaposi's sarcoma. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2012;40:456-8 pubmed publisher
  32. Barigye R, Schultz J, Newell T, Dyer N. Odontogenic myxoma in an 8-year-old Labrador Retriever dog. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2011;23:167-71 pubmed
    ..These findings support previous recommendations for inclusion of canine OM on the World Health Organization list of odontogenic tumors...
  33. Rinaggio J, Cleveland D, Koshy R, Gallante A, Mirani N. Peripheral granular cell odontogenic fibroma. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2007;104:676-9 pubmed
    ..We believe this to represent the fourth case of peripheral granular cell odontogenic fibroma to be reported in detail in the literature...
  34. Lewis D. Pigmented lesion of the palate. J Okla Dent Assoc. 2007;99:32-3 pubmed
  35. Savage N, Daly C. Gingival enlargements and localized gingival overgrowths. Aust Dent J. 2010;55 Suppl 1:55-60 pubmed publisher
    ..This distinct aetiopathogenesis separates this group of lesions both in terms of their specific clinical presentation and behaviour and their propensity for recurrence if managed inadequately...
  36. Dhingra M, Pantola C, Agarwal A. Congenital granular cell tumor of the alveolar ridge. Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2010;53:327-8 pubmed publisher
    ..We report a case of congenital granular cell tumor in a newborn female child that was uneventfully operated. The case is reported here because of its rarity...
  37. Pan S, Dong Q, Sun L, Li T. Mechanisms of inactivation of PTCH1 gene in nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome: modification of the two-hit hypothesis. Clin Cancer Res. 2010;16:442-50 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the genetic and/or epigenetic mechanisms of inactivation of the PTCH1 gene in patients with NBCCS and related sporadic KCOTs...
  38. Hirano C, Nagata M, Noman A, Kitamura N, Ohnishi M, Ohyama T, et al. Tetraspanin gene expression levels as potential biomarkers for malignancy of gingival squamous cell carcinoma. Int J Cancer. 2009;124:2911-6 pubmed publisher
    ..They also indicate that detection of residual tumor cells at the surgical margin and the biological malignancy of a tumor interdependently affects prognosis...
  39. Eisen D, Fazel N. Treatment of gingival fibromas using CO2 laser and electrosurgery in a patient with tuberous sclerosis. Dermatol Online J. 2008;14:7 pubmed
    ..We describe for the first time the combination of electrosurgery and carbon dioxide laser as a treatment method for oral fibromas. A short review of the literature regarding diagnosis and treatment is included with this report...
  40. Matsushita K, Abe T, Takeda Y, Takashima H, Takada A, Ogawa Y, et al. Granulocytic sarcoma of the gingiva: two case reports. Quintessence Int. 2007;38:817-20 pubmed
    ..Clinicians and oral surgeons should consider the possibility of tumorous lesion and systemic disease when an intractable ulcer is encountered in an oral cavity. Early diagnosis may improve prognosis and increase expectancy of survival...
  41. Brooks J, Nikitakis N. Gingival pigmentation of recent origin. Oral melanoacanthoma. Gen Dent. 2008;56:105, 108 pubmed
  42. Greenstein A, Witherspoon R, Iqbal F, Coleman H. Hepatocellular carcinoma metastasis to the maxilla: a rare case. Aust Dent J. 2013;58:373-5 pubmed publisher
    ..With the advent of new classes of drugs to manage this disease it could be expected that this presentation may become more common. ..
  43. Hamahata A, Saitou T, Beppu T, Shirakura S, Hatanaka A, Yamaki T, et al. Complex lower face reconstruction using a combined technique of Estlander flap and subscapular artery system free flaps. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2013;66:e366-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, in cases involving massive lower face resection, including that of the lower lip and mandibular bone, this method of reconstruction when combined with lip-switch flap and subscapular artery system flap can prove to be useful. ..
  44. McGuire T, Gomes P, Freilich M, Sandor G. Congenital epulis: a surprise in the neonate. J Can Dent Assoc. 2006;72:747-50 pubmed
    ..Dentists should be able to recognize these swellings as they may be asked to consult and provide information to parents and other practitioners regarding treatment of these lesions...
  45. Stavropoulos F, Guelmann M, Bimstein E, Katz J. Congenital epulis of the newborn: a case report. Quintessence Int. 2007;38:e1-4 pubmed
    ..Pediatric and general dentists should be familiar with oral pathologies that may affect the newborn or infants so that early diagnosis and treatment can be accomplished...
  46. Okada Y, Ueno H, Katagiri M, Oneyama T, Shimomura K, Sakurai S, et al. Experimental study of antiangiogenic gene therapy targeting VEGF in oral cancer. Odontology. 2010;98:52-9 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest gene therapy via sVEGFR would be an effective oral cancer therapy and benefit future clinical applications...
  47. Kimura M, Suzuki K, Fujii Y, Yamamoto R, Shibutani M, Mitsumori K. Gingival rhabdomyosarcoma accompanied by an immature myogenic population immunoreactive for ?-smooth muscle actin in a dog. J Comp Pathol. 2013;149:48-52 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on the morphological and immunohistochemical features, the gingival mass was diagnosed as alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma accompanied by ?-SMA-positive immature myogenic cells...
  48. Silva C, Passador Santos F, Moraes P, Soares A, de Araujo V. Peripheral odontogenic fibroma: an uncommonly overviewed lesion. J Craniofac Surg. 2013;24:e216-9 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, the authors discuss 3 cases of peripheral odontogenic fibroma, and present their clinical and histopathological features and management...
  49. Damasceno L, Gonçalves F, Costa e Silva E, Zenóbio E, Souza P, Horta M. Stromal myofibroblasts in focal reactive overgrowths of the gingiva. Braz Oral Res. 2012;26:373-7 pubmed
    ..05). In conclusion, stromal myofibroblasts were not detected in the focal reactive overgrowths of the gingiva that were evaluated, suggesting that these cells do not play a significant role in their pathogenesis...
  50. Seoane J, van der Waal I, van der Waal R, Cameselle Teijeiro J, Anton I, Tardio A, et al. Metastatic tumours to the oral cavity: a survival study with a special focus on gingival metastases. J Clin Periodontol. 2009;36:488-92 pubmed publisher
    ..To describe survival from oral metastases, particularly gingival metastases, and to identify clinical prognostic variables...
  51. Seoane J, Varela Centelles P, López Niño J, Vazquez I, Abdulkader I, Garcia Caballero T. Gingival mucinous adenocarcinoma of a minor salivary gland. J Periodontol. 2010;81:626-31 pubmed publisher
    ..The radiologic examination revealed no bone destruction. The lesion was clinically diagnosed as a fibrous hyperplasia or chronic pyogenic granuloma...
  52. Agni N, Prasad G, Borle R, Shukla S, Grover S, Korde S. Assessment of perineural infiltration and spread of oral squamous cell carcinoma: a clinicohistopathologic study. Indian J Cancer. 2010;47:199-205 pubmed publisher
  53. Bayar G, Gulses A, Sencimen M, Aydintug Y, Arpaci F, Gunhan O. Oral metastasis of the mediastinal germ cell tumor (yolk sac). J Craniofac Surg. 2010;21:1828-30 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, the patient has already undergone chemotherapy; no additional treatment was provided. In this case report, clinical and histopathologic features of the oral metastases of a yolk sac tumor were briefly discussed...