Discussion in 'Spot Diagnosis' started by Egyptian Doctor, Feb 17, 2013.
what is your medical diagnosis ?
gingival hyperplasia - clearly the gingiva has mushroomed and invaded the interdental space
there is some accompanying inflammation as well
so gingival hyperplasia + gingivitis
I won't call it peridontitis at his stage...becos that involves loss of alveolar bone. But gingivitis can progress to peridontits as the increased blood surge sec. to inflamation can lead to accelerated bone attrition.
Answer : Gingivitis
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