Swelling in implant region

A 58 y/o male presented with the complaint of swelling around the implant irt 44. He wears partial denture in the same quadrant. What are your views on this?

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Kindly - make radiographic film (OPG & PA) to evaluate bone level - check mobility of fixture - improve oral hygiene - prescribe mouthwash - let pt stop using lower denture - you may need gingivectomy to remove overgrowth of tissue

SUGGESTIVE. OF.. PEREPHERAL GIANT. CELL GRANULOMA IMPORTANT. FEATURES... PURPLISH. BLUE. EXOPHYTIC. MASS LOBULAR... HYPERPLASTIC. MASS VASCULAR. GRANULATION EXCLUSIVE. ON. GINGIVA.. ADVISABLE.. EXCISIONAL. BIOPSY MANAGEMENT... 1 COMPLETE. EXCISION.... 2 CURETTAGE. OF. .. ... UNDERLYING. BONE.. 3. NORMAL. KERATINIZED. SKIN. AROUND. IMPLANT. SHOULD. NOT. BE. EXCISED.. AND. PROPER. SUTURING.. WITH REGULAR. FOLLOW. UP

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Tnx Dr Mukesh K Biswas
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