Gingival proliferative lesions in children and adolescents in Brazil: A 15-year-period cross-sectional study

@inproceedings{daSilva2016GingivalPL,
  title={Gingival proliferative lesions in children and adolescents in Brazil: A 15-year-period cross-sectional study},
  author={Fabiana Caroline daSilva and Cleto Mariosvaldo Piazzetta and Cassius Carvalho Torres-Pereira and Juliana Lucena Schussel and Jos{\'e} Miguel Amen{\'a}bar},
  booktitle={Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Studies assessing the prevalence of oral lesions in children and adolescents, particularly in gingiva are scarce in the literature. The aim of the study was to describe the distribution of gingival proliferative lesions based on clinical and histopathological diagnoses in children and adolescents. MATERIALS AND METHODS A review of clinical charts of children and adolescents aged between 0 and 18 years old, admitted to the Oral Medicine Outpatient Unit, of Universidade Federal do… CONTINUE READING