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Case Studies | Dentistry | India | Volume 11 Issue 5, May 2022
Treatment of Telangiectatic Granuloma by Electrocautery and Its Review
Farah Shaikh | Vibhavari Thorat | Azhar Shaikh | Sangeeta Muglikar  | Harshad Bhagwat
Abstract: The telangiectatic granuloma also known as pyogenic granuloma which develops as a pediculated or solitary tumor-like growth that bleeds easily. It?s a non-neoplastic lesion which is known by various names depending on its etiopathogenesis. Removal of the etiological factor, followed by surgical excision is the preferred treatment for Telangiectatic granuloma. But relapses can occur. For this reason, treatment with other techniquessuch as cryotherapy, electrocautery and laser has been investigated.The present article describes treatment of telangiectatic granulomaby removal of the etiological factor the mobile tooth with local factorsby surgical excision of the lesion using electrocautery.
Keywords: Pyogenic granuloma, Telangiectaticgranuloma, Drug induced gingival overgrowth, electrocautery, excisional biopsy, Gingival hyperplasia
Edition: Volume 11 Issue 5, May 2022,
Pages: 931 - 934