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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Itching gums: To stop the itching, eliminate the cause. Many be allergic reaction to a particular food, medicine, mouthwash, toothpaste, etc. May be gum infection. ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
22 years experience Pediatrics
Probably fine: What you are probably looking at is the gum swelling as the teeth are popping through. However without a visual hard to know for sure, good idea to s ... Read More
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
She's teething: Your post did not say how old your little girl is. I'm going to guess that these are her primary teeth. A bit of swelling is perfectly normal when tee ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
See a dentist: See a dentist to determine the cause of your pain and what, if anything, needs to be done. There are lots of causes for what you describe and only a p ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Trager
55 years experience Dentistry
Various reasons: You could have cavities-gum[periodontal-disease] with receding gums exposing roots that are sensitive -possible fractured teeth from an accident or tr ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Dental infection : due to tooth abscess, gum abscess or combination of both. See your dentist for evaluation, x-rays and treatment. You are always presented with a few o ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Periodontitis?: From your post, it appears that your gums are receding. Without any other info to go on, the best advice i can give you is to have a local periodontis ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mitchell Shapiro
39 years experience Dentistry
Receeding gums: You will probably not grow more gums. It is more important not to lose more. Careful brushing and flossing will help remove plaque to keep your gums ... Read More
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Kim
26 years experience Dentistry
Periodontics: As dentists, we treat teeth based on the symptoms we see. If there's a cavity then a filling is needed, etc. A periodontist follows the same protoco ... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarek Hamid
9 years experience Dentistry
Normal: At your age to get slight gum recession, that might be treated by scaling and root planing, but in extreme gum recession that involves some bone loss ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
See your dentist: The relationship between wisdom teeth surgery and "front teeth/gums are sore and painful" is mostly irrelevant. Sore or painful gums may be a sign th ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Depends: Depends on what caused the recession. Even if not reversible, you would want to prevent any further gum loss. For best advice see a Periodontist, a ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Irritation: Heat, smoke, carcinogens are irritating the soft and hard tissues.

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