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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Infection: You've diagnosed yourself correctly. Now see a local dentist for options.
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Dr. I. Jay Freedman
42 years experience Dentistry
Needs treatment!: You are describing what sounds like a periapical abscesses from a tooth that is starting to move the bio toxins out thru your gum. You need definitive ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Visit DDS ASAP: The only way to cure a recurrent dental abscess is with dental treatment. See your dentist for evaluation x-rays and dental treatment options. Good lu ... Read More

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Dr. Pooja Saroha
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Yes : Abscess can change color as it progresses. Redness is a sign of inflammation. It should be checked by a dentist.
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Yes: The redness is where the infection is either draining or pooling. Your dentist will be able to help.
Dr. Howard Schneider
33 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
Yes can change: Most likely the color change is because the white pus in the abscess has drained out. The red color is because the area is still inflamed from the inf ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible: Suggest you see your dentist
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Dr. Keith Hollander
35 years experience Dentistry
Gum abscess: Possibly if its been there several days. takes a while for the bacterial levels to build up. The gums may be blanched where the particle is stretchi ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Possibly: Could also have abscessed tooth. Please call your Dentist for examination ASAP.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Corben
39 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
See your dentist!: Usually cankor sores or herpetic lesions will hurt terribly and the virus can spread so don't touch it! . Infection around teeth can form and try find ... Read More
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Dr. Gabriele Spinuso
35 years experience Dentistry
YES, : Yes, you still have not resolved the problem that caused it. May need extraction or root canal treatment, or periodontal treatment, abscess most likel ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Apfelbaum
50 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Could be.... Have it looked at. At any rate it shouldn't be there longer than 7-10 days if it is an ulcer. Abscess will not go away without treatmen ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Assistance program: Dental abscess will not go away on its own, so it's important to see a dentist. Assistance programs vary from state to state. Contact U.S. Department ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Ryan
49 years experience Dentistry
Tooth infection: An abscess is a bacterial infection. When associated with a tooth, it means that bacteria have invaded the nerve inside the tooth or maybe have invade ... Read More
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Hamid
8 years experience Dentistry
See a dentist: An abscess in your gums means either and abscessed tooth or teeth , or gingivitis or even more severe than that , with diabetes you need to maintain y ... Read More
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Dr. John Kong
Dr. John Kong answered
17 years experience Dentistry
It'll get worse: It'll get worse and you may end up losing the tooth or even worse, end up in th er with a medical emergency.
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