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Oral Pyogenic Granuloma

Aka: Oral Pyogenic Granuloma, Epulis gravidarum, Pregnancy oral tumor
  1. See Also
    1. Pyogenic Granuloma
  2. Epidemiology
    1. Prevalence: Occurs in 5% of pregnancies
  3. Causes
    1. Poor Oral Hygiene
    2. Local trauma (e.g. dental fillings or dentures)
    3. Pregnancy (Epulis gravidarum, Pregnancy oral tumor)
  4. Symptoms
    1. Rapidly growing Oral Lesion
  5. Signs
    1. Erythematous Gingival Nodule or lobulated swelling
    2. May be as large as 1-2 centimeters in size
    3. Distribution
      1. Gingiva most commonly
      2. Less common on lip, Tongue or Buccal mucosa
  6. Management
    1. Pregnancy: Observe
      1. Typically recedes after pregnancy
      2. Removal may be indicated in excessive bleeding
      3. Higher recurrence rate if occurs during pregnancy
    2. Non-pregnanct: Surgical excision
      1. Low Incidence for recurrence

Pyogenic granuloma (C0085653)

Definition (MSH) A disorder of the skin, the oral mucosa, and the gingiva, that usually presents as a solitary polypoid capillary hemangioma often resulting from trauma. It is manifested as an inflammatory response with similar characteristics to those of a granuloma.
Definition (NCI) A capillary hemangioma characterized by the presence of a lobular growth pattern.
Concepts Disease or Syndrome (T047)
MSH D017789
ICD10 L98.0
SnomedCT 395604005, 200725001, 200720006, 17372009, 200722003, 39629007, 156323008, 267838007
English Granuloma Pyogenicum, Granulomatous polyp, Hemangiomatous granulation tissue, Granuloma, Pyogenic, Granuloma Telangiecticum, Hemangioma, Lobular Capillary, Capillary Hemangioma, Lobular, Lobular Capillary Hemangioma, PYOGENIC GRANULOMA, Pyogenic granuloma NOS, Pyogenic granuloma unspecified, Lobular Hemangioma, GRANULOMA PYOGENIC, Pyogenic granuloma unspecified (disorder), Pyogenic granuloma NOS (disorder), Granuloma, Pyogenic [Disease/Finding], pyogenic granuloma, granuloma pyogenics, lobular capillary hemangioma, granulomas pyogenic, granuloma pyogenicum, capillary lobular hemangioma, granuloma pyogenic, Lobular capillary hemangioma, Lobular capillary haemangioma, Capillary haemangioma of granulation tissue type, Capillary hemangioma of granulation tissue type, Granuloma telangiectaticum, Granuloma pyogenicum, PG - Pyogenic granuloma, Granuloma pyogenicum (morphologic abnormality), Pyogenic granuloma (disorder), Pyogenic granuloma, granuloma; pyogenic, granuloma; suppurative, granuloma; telangiectaticum, pyogenic; granuloma, suppurative; granuloma, telangiectaticum; granuloma, Pyogenic Granuloma, Granulation Tissue-Type Hemangioma, Granulomata Pyogenicum, Hemangiomatous Granulation Tissue, Suppurative Granuloma, Granuloma, telangiectaticum, Granuloma, suppurative
French GRANULOME PYOGENE, Hémangiome capillaire lobulaire, Botryomycome, Botriomycome, Granulome pyogénique, Granulome télangiectasique
Portuguese GRANULOMA PIOGENICO, Granuloma piogénico, Granuloma Piogênico, Granuloma Telangiético, Hemangioma Lobular Capilar
Swedish Granulom, varbildande
Japanese カノウセイニクゲシュ, カノウセイニクガシュ, 血管腫-小葉毛細血管性, 毛細血管拡張性肉芽腫, 血管拡張性肉芽腫, 血管肉芽腫, 肉芽腫-血管, ボトリオミコーゼ, ボトリオミセス症, 血管腫性肉芽腫, 肉芽腫-血管拡張性, 小葉毛細血管性血管腫, 感染性肉芽腫, 肉芽腫性ポリープ, 化膿性肉芽腫, 肉芽腫-化膿性
Czech granulom telangiektatický, granulom pyogenní, Hnisavý granulom
Spanish Pyogenic granuloma, granuloma piogénico, SAI (trastorno), granuloma piogénico, SAI, granuloma piogénico, no especificado (trastorno), granuloma piogénico, no especificado, granuloma piógeno (anomalía morfológica), granuloma piógeno (trastorno), granuloma piógeno, granuloma telangiectásico, Granuloma piógeno, Granuloma Piogénico, Granuloma Telangiecticum, Hemangioma Capilar Lobular, Granuloma Piogenico
Finnish Pyogeeninen granulooma
German Granuloma pediculatum [Granuloma pyogenicum], Granulom pyogen, Granulom, pyogenes, Granuloma telangiectaticum, Hämangiom, lobuläres kapilläres
Italian Emangioma lobulare capillare, Granuloma telangectasico, Granuloma piogenico, Granuloma piogeno
Korean 화농성 육아종
Polish Ziarniniak ropotwórczy
Hungarian Pyogen granuloma
Dutch granuloom; pyogeen, granuloom; suppuratief, granuloom; telangiectaticum, pyogeen; granuloom, suppuratief; granuloom, telangiectaticum; granuloom, pyogeen granuloom, Granuloma teleangiectaticum, Granuloom, pyogeen, Hemangioom, lobulair capillair, Pyogeen granuloom
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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