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Necrotizing Ulcerative Gingivitis (Trench Mouth)

An acute or chronic GINGIVITIS characterized by redness and swelling, NECROSIS extending from the interdental papillae along the gingival margins, PAIN; HEMORRHAGE, necrotic odor, and often a pseudomembrane. The condition may extend to the ORAL MUCOSA; TONGUE; PALATE; or PHARYNX. The etiology is somewhat unclear, but may involve a complex of FUSOBACTERIUM NUCLEATUM along with spirochetes BORRELIA or TREPONEMA.
Also Known As:
Trench Mouth; Gingivitis, Necrotizing Ulcerative; Vincent's Infection; Angina, Vincent; Anginas, Vincent; Infection, Vincent; Infection, Vincent's; Mouth, Trench; Stomatitides, Ulcerative; Ulcerative Gingivitis, Necrotizing; Ulcerative Stomatitides; Ulcerative Stomatitis; Vincents Infection; Stomatitis, Ulcerative; Vincent Angina; Vincent Infection
Networked: 89 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 3 trials/studies)

Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Lichen Planus (Lichen Ruber Planus)
2. Pemphigus (Pemphigus Vulgaris)
3. Hyperpigmentation
4. Periodontitis
5. Periodontal Diseases (Periodontal Disease)

Experts

1. Solomon, L W: 4 articles (02/2012 - 09/2007)
2. Sinha, S: 2 articles (02/2012 - 03/2010)
3. Solomon, Lynn W: 2 articles (06/2011 - 12/2003)
4. Kumar, V: 2 articles (03/2010 - 09/2007)
5. Volchansky, Alf: 2 articles (01/2009 - 01/2009)
6. Cleaton-Jones, Peter: 2 articles (01/2009 - 01/2009)
7. Parodi, Aurora: 2 articles (09/2008 - 06/2007)
8. Cozzani, Emanuele: 2 articles (09/2008 - 06/2007)
9. Parodi, A: 2 articles (03/2004 - 09/2000)
10. Cacciapuoti, M: 2 articles (03/2004 - 09/2000)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Necrotizing Ulcerative Gingivitis:
1. Immunoglobulin G (IgG)IBA
2. Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)FDA LinkGeneric
3. Immunoglobulins (Immunoglobulin)IBA
4. Penicillins (Penicillin)FDA Link
5. cupric sulfide (CuS)IBA
6. Antinuclear AntibodiesIBA
7. AntibodiesIBA
8. AntigensIBA
9. Biological Markers (Surrogate Marker)IBA
10. Immunoglobulin A (IgA)IBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Oral Hygiene (Dental Hygiene)
2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
3. Crowns (Crown, Dental)
4. Oral Administration
5. Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART)