Journal of Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2014  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 287--290

Gingival overgrowth associated with port-wine stains: A case report of Sturge-Weber syndrome


Panthula Veerendranath Reddy, Koduganti Rekha Rani, Pinnamaneni Indumathy, Dasari Rajashree 
 Department of Periodontics, Panineeya Mahavidyala Institute of Dental Sciences, Dilsukh Nagar, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
Pinnamaneni Indumathy
Department of Periodontics, Panineeya Mahavidyala Institute of Dental Sciences, Road No 5, Kamala Nagar, Dilsukh Nagar, Hyderabad - 500 060, Andhra Pradesh
India

Sturge-Weber syndrome is a rare neurocutaneous disorder, also known as encephalotrigeminal angiomatosis. It has varied systemic and oral manifestations, and the management of oral condition in such a case is a dental practitioner«SQ»s challenge. In this case report, we describe a rare clinical presentation of Sturger-Weber syndrome with dermatological and intraoral manifestations, but without any neurological involvement.


How to cite this article:
Reddy PV, Rani KR, Indumathy P, Rajashree D. Gingival overgrowth associated with port-wine stains: A case report of Sturge-Weber syndrome.J NTR Univ Health Sci 2014;3:287-290


How to cite this URL:
Reddy PV, Rani KR, Indumathy P, Rajashree D. Gingival overgrowth associated with port-wine stains: A case report of Sturge-Weber syndrome. J NTR Univ Health Sci [serial online] 2014 [cited 2020 Aug 6 ];3:287-290
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