Plasma cell gingivitis associated with cheilitis: A diagnostic dilemma!

Abstract

Plasma cell gingivitis is a rare condition characterized by diffuse and massive infiltration of plasma cells into the sub-epithelial connective tissue. Clinically, it appears as a diffuse reddening and edematous swelling of the gingiva with a sharp demarcation along the mucogingival border. Though considered as a hypersensitive reaction to an allergen, the… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0972-124X.94618

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@inproceedings{Janam2012PlasmaCG, title={Plasma cell gingivitis associated with cheilitis: A diagnostic dilemma!}, author={Presanthila Janam and Bindu R. Nayar and Remya Mohan and Andre Suchitra}, booktitle={Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology}, year={2012} }