What are sexual predilections of pyogenic granuloma (lobular capillary hemangioma)?

Updated: Jun 04, 2018
  • Author: Joseph C Pierson, MD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Pyogenic granulomas are equally prevalent in male and female patients, though oral mucosal lesions are twice more common in females, likely due to the pregnancy tumor phenomenon. [14]


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