44 2033180199
All submissions of the EM system will be redirected to Online Manuscript Submission System. Authors are requested to submit articles directly to Online Manuscript Submission System of respective journal.

Sign up for email alert when new content gets added: Sign up

Laugier-Hunziker syndrome: a rare case report

Author(s): Saeed Arem*

Pigmented disorders were commonly encountered in the oral cavity, varying from a focal to diffuse presentation with the varied etiological causes ranging from the exogenous to endogenous sources. Laugier-Hunziker syndrome is a rare, hereditary pigmentary disorder characterized by mucocutaneous lentiginous lesions and melanonychia. It is regarded as a diagnosis of exclusion. Here we present a case of a 70-year female with uncommon intra and extra oral pigmentation along with the melanonychia who was diagnosed with Laugier-Hunziker syndrome. Careful examination of other disorders causing the similar pigmentation has to be carefully evaluated before arriving at a final diagnosis


Full-Text | PDF
 

Recommended Conferences

35th Annual World Dentistry Summit

Vancouver, Canada

12th World Summit on Dentistry and Oral Health

Abu Dhabi, UAE
Google Scholar citation report
Citations : 319

Dentistry: Case Report received 319 citations as per Google Scholar report

Dentistry: Case Report peer review process verified at publons
pulsus-health-tech
Top