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gums hurt after throwing up

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Kelley
39 years experience Dentistry
It: May be due to a condition called ulcerative gingivitis where your gums have little ulcers or sores that are open and when you get sour foods or acidic ... Read More
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Dr. Don Millner
42 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Need to floss daily!: Your gums are inflamed and have open open bleeding microscopic capillaries that sting/"smart" when they come in contact with the citric acid present i ... Read More
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Dr. Kevin Nail
10 years experience Dentistry
Gums: Acidic foods can irritate the gums, avoid excessive consumption

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harry Ringer
24 years experience Dentistry
Many possibilities: Youmcan have localized or generalized issues in your mouth. There could be inflammation due to build up or pocketing in that area. Youmcoldmhave an in ... Read More
Dr. Husam Bezreh
Specializes in Periodontics
Gum inflammation: Periodontal disease or an infected tooth in the area. It could also be due to impacted food. The best thing to do is to check with your dentist.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. STEPHEN PERRY
47 years experience Dentistry
Quickly see dentist: Pain in your gums, particularly in the presence of bleeding is a serious symptom. Many people ignore it too long and end up with systemic blood vesse ... Read More
Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
37 years experience Dentistry
Contact DDS: When was the last time you had a complete dental examination with a FMS of radiographs? Have the dentist ascertain any problem areas you have. The den ... Read More
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Please see dentist: At your age, periodontal problems can start to manifest themselves. Now is the time to act. A thorough exam with radiographs is needed to determine th ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Wolter
29 years experience Dentistry
Unsure of Question: I'm not sure exactly what you're asking. If your gums are growing back, that implies that they had previously been lost...Perhaps due to infection, tr ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
See a dentist: A dentist will determine the cause of your discomfort and recommend the appropriate treatment. Call today and feel better tomorrow..
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Klugman
45 years experience Dentistry
Lowered resistance: When your resistance to infection is lower your gums are more susceptible to infection, even if they are not the original problem. Take special care o ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Dicker
45 years experience Dentistry
white baby gums: Depending on the childs age it could be an erupting baby or adult tooth see a pedodontist asap for evaluation.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
37 years experience Dentistry
See dentist: See your dentist for a clinical and radiographic examination. You may need a professional cleaning or there may be something else going on, see your d ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
NWTK: There is no way to know without knowing what is causing the pain in the first place. Topical anesthetics have minimal effect on pain when serious dent ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Tavenner, jr.
49 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Depends: Some dentist are better than others in giving the injections.

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