gingivolabial

gingivolabial

 [jin″jĭ-vo-la´be-al]
pertaining to the gingivae and lips.

gin·gi·vo·la·bi·al

(jin'ji-vō-lā'bē-ăl),
Referring to the line angle formed by the junction of the gingival and labial walls of a (class III or IV) cavity.

gin·gi·vo·la·bi·al

(jin'ji-vō-lā'bē-ăl)
Referring to line angle formed by junction of gingival and labial walls of a (class III or IV) cavity.
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All cases were performed augmentation mentoplasty and gingivolabial or submental incision.
The same surgical procedure was applied to selected cases with gingivolabial incision through the mouth (Figure 1.
Superiorly, the lesion was involving the upper gingivolabial sulcus which is shown in Figure 1.
The most commonly involved site was mandibular left gingivolabial sulcus (22.2%).
The first patient was a 62-year-old woman who presented with vesiculobullous eruptions on her lower lip and adjacent gingivolabial sulcus, followed by ulceration and crusting of that area for 3 months (figure 1).
During Caldwell-Luc procedure, incision is made 5mm below the gingivolabial sulcus extending from pyriform aperture medially to the maxillary tuberosity laterally.
Intraorally, there was obliteration of superior gingivolabial sulcus bilaterally contiguous to maxillary incisors and canines.
Its broad base ensures adequate blood supply and, consequently, high success rate (93%) had been reported.2 Disadvantages of this procedure include the obliteration of gingivolabial sulcus, making it difficult to use prosthesis in future.
(1) Remaining extraosseous, they expand into and in front of the piriform aperture, downward into the gingivolabial sulcus, and laterally into the soft tissue of the face.
A 4 cm incision was made from mid line in the gingivolabial fold over the convexity of the swelling which was followed by blunt and sharp dissection to free the lesion from the surrounding tissues (fig 3).
A mass can also extend inferiorly into the gingivolabial sulcus or laterally into the facial soft tissue and cause a widening of the nasal vestibule, swelling of the upper lip, obliteration of the nasolabial fold, elevation of the nasal floor, and swelling in the nasal and oral cavity.
Incision is usually placed 5 mm above the gingivolabial sulcus.