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Volume : 7, Issue : 3, Year : 2021
Article Page : 182-185
This clinical & histopathological report describes the clinical features, mechanism of action on drugs causing drug-induced gingival overgrowth (DIGO), diagnosis and management of patients with arterial hypertension with the regular usage of amlodipine drug. The report also highlights the importance of an involvement of cardiologist and his/her vital role in the management of amlodipine-induced gingival overgrowth.
Keywords: Amlodipine, Cardiologist, Clinical & histopathological report, Druginduced gingival overgrowth (DIGO), Arterial hypertension
How to cite : Manjunatha V A, Vemanaradhya G G, Gowda T M, A clinico-histopathological report on low dose of amlodipine: A third-generation calcium channel blocker-induced gingival overgrowth. J Oral Med Oral Surg Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 2021;7(3):182-185
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