Esthetic Management of Gingival Hyperpigmentation: Report of Two Cases
Gingival hyperpigmentation is mostly caused by the physiologic deposition of melanin by melanocytes. Although melanin pigmentation of the gingiva is completely benign and does not present a medical problem, complaints of 'black gums' are common particularly in patients having a very high smile line. This paper reports two cases of gingival hyperpigmentation managed by surgical method.
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