Gingival Fibromatosis with Hypertrichosis

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Gingival Fibromatosis with Hypertrichosis

Extreme hirsutism with gingival fibromatosis follows a dominant pattern of inheritance ({15:Weski, 1920}; {6:Garn and Hatch, 1950}). There is no necessary relationship between the age of development of the gingival changes and the hypertrichosis. The latter may be present at birth but often appears at puberty ({1:Anderson et al., 1969}). For a discussion of genetic heterogeneity of congenital generalized hypertrichosis, see HTC1 ({145701}).
 

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