gingivostomatitis

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gingivostomatitis

[¦jin·jə·vō‚stō·mə′tīd·əs]
(medicine)
An inflammation of the gingiva and oral mucosa.
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These cases comprise primary herpetic gingivostomatitis or the well-known orolabial HSV To characterize the more atypical presentations in the pediatric population, the investigators reviewed the charts of all 48 patients referred to their pediatric dermatology clinic in a 10-year period after receiving a diagnosis of HSV Only 19% of these patients were older than 11 years of age, and more than 40% were younger than 2 years of age at presentation.
b- Pharyngitis is described in case of: - primary herpetic gingivostomatitis - varicella
HSV infection of the hand classically occurs as a result of autoinoculation following herpetic gingivostomatitis.
Infective included the bacterial, fungal and viral diseases; such as primary herpetic gingivostomatitis, herpes zoster, herpangina, infectious mononucleosis, acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis, tuberculosis, syphilis, actinomycosis and HIV infection.
However, the development of herpetic gingivostomatitis was almost as common a complication in our patient population.
7%) of 29 young children with culture-proven herpetic gingivostomatitis, confirming the role played by viral infections in the pathogenesis of infections caused by the organism (9).
However, it is not yet recommended for oral herpetic gingivostomatitis, the most vicious of these mouth infections.
When clinically evident, however, the most frequent manifestation of initial HSV-1 disease in young children is primary herpetic gingivostomatitis (PHGS) (Amir et al.
In children, herpetic whitlow usually follows autoinoculation from primary herpetic gingivostomatitis.