Pyostomatitis Vegetans

authors:

avatar Tahereh Nosratzehi 1 , * , avatar Atessa Pakfetrat 2 , avatar Shirin Saravani 3 , avatar Hamideh Kadeh 3

Department of Oral Medicine, Faculty of Dentistry, Zahedan University of Medical Science, Zahedan, Iran
Department of Oral Medicine, Faculty of Dentistry, Mashhad University of Medical Science, Mashhad, Iran
Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology, Faculty of Dentistry, Zahedan University of Medical Science, Zahedan, Iran

how to cite: Nosratzehi T , Pakfetrat A , Saravani S, Kadeh H. Pyostomatitis Vegetans. Zahedan J Res Med Sci. 2013;15(1):e93154.

Abstract

Pyostomatitis vegetans (PV) is a rare chronic inflammatory disease of unknown etiology. Oral appearance are the first symptoms.
One of the less common clinical features is erosions which tend of form granulation tissue, and finally develop a vegetative looking, especially in the skin folds and heal and face. In clinical examination diffuse vegetation and snail tract was found.
 

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