[Gingival hypertrophy during orthodontic treatment: contribution of external bevel gingivectomy. Case report].

Gingival enlargement is a condition that commonly develops during orthodontic treatment. Orthodontic appliances are irritation and retention plaque factors holding up oral hygiene and control of gingival inflammation. Two cases of gingival hypertrophy in young Senegalese females undergoing orthodontic treatment with fixed appliances are described and… CONTINUE READING