Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2016  |  Volume : 20  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 72--74

Periodontal manifestation of epidermolysis bullosa: Looking through the lens


Praveen Kudva, Rajsi Jain 
 Department of Periodontics and Implantology, Jaipur Dental College, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

Correspondence Address:
Rajsi Jain
4-KH-2, Housing Board, Shastri Nagar, Jaipur - 302 016, Rajasthan
India

Epidermolysis bullosa (EB) is a genetic disease associated with fragility and bullous lesions of the skin and mucous membranes. There are various patterns of inheritance and histopathology. The disease is associated with systemic and oral manifestations. Treatment of this disease is multidisciplinary and remains only palliative till today. The present case report describes periodontal manifestations of EB and the treatment plan for the same.


How to cite this article:
Kudva P, Jain R. Periodontal manifestation of epidermolysis bullosa: Looking through the lens.J Indian Soc Periodontol 2016;20:72-74


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Kudva P, Jain R. Periodontal manifestation of epidermolysis bullosa: Looking through the lens. J Indian Soc Periodontol [serial online] 2016 [cited 2022 Jun 29 ];20:72-74
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