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what are the symptoms of rotting gum disease

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hicks
42 years experience Family Medicine
Rotting gums: Red gums gum infections tooth abscesses, pain, halitosis.

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Jacobs
45 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Absolutely !
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Montgomery
40 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Periodontal disease is most commonly seen after the age of 30. However, poor oral hygiene can precipitate an outbreak at any age. The disease has be ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Saunders
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Gum Disease: Bleeding most common.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Varies: It may not have any symptoms. The usual symptoms are bleeding from gums, bad breath, loosening or loss of teeth.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Bleeding and swollen: Your gums will be swollen and bleeding. This is reversible with co q10, vitamin c with bioflavenoids, Folic Acid and therafresh probiotic toothpaste a ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dinh Bui
Dr. Dinh Bui answered
22 years experience Dentistry
Many: Signs would be progression of bone loss over time, change in gum color and texture (red, roll or round margin, bulbous, glossy appearance), bleeding g ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Meng Syn
Dr. Meng Syn answered
37 years experience Dentistry
Age: As we all get older, the effects of even a small amount of gum disease over our lives, compounds. The rate of bone and tissue loss from gum disea ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Kim
25 years experience Dentistry
Red, swollen gums: Gingivitis is evaluated on several different criteria. Red, inflamed (possibly bleeding) gums are a tell-tale sign of gum problems. Noticeable tarta ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Farhad Sigari
19 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Bleeding gums: One of the easiest and most noteable signs of periodontal disease is the evidence of bleeding gums. Often seen when biting into apples! if that is th ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
41 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
May vary: Periodontal disease signs and symptoms may vary from slight bleeding of the gums to extreme mobility of a tooth or teeth and subsequent loss of the to ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
41 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
May vary: Periodontal disease signs and symptoms may vary from slight bleeding of the gums to extreme mobility of a tooth or teeth and subsequent loss of the to ... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randolph Todd
43 years experience Endodontics
Depends of Severity: Cavities are holes in your teeth caused by a disease called "dental caries". The disease is caused by bacteria. In early stages you may be totally u ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Abraham Jaskiel
21 years experience Dentistry
Receding gums: You may be brushing too hard or have abfraction (see picture) from the bite being off or clenching and grinding. Have your dentist do an evaluation.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience Dentistry
Signs: Gingivitis is the start of periodontal disease. It has red puffy gums with little or no loss of supporting structures. Periodontal disease has red-blu ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert E. Klitzke
8 years experience Dentistry
Muscle problems: Cmt is an inherited muscle disorder affecting 1 in every 2, 500 people. Symptoms include difficulty speaking, walking, breathing, and swallowing. ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
A mass: Or white or very red discoloration, especially before it turns invasive.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarissa Phelps
Specializes in Family Medicine
Crohn's Disease: Crohn's disease affects the digestive system. It can have the following symptoms stomach pain, diarrhea, blood in your bowel movements, weight loss, ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Comisi
37 years experience Dentistry
Infection: Pyorrhea is another name for gum disease. It can begin as gingivitis which is the reversible form of gum disease, but if left untreated it will progre ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Levin
26 years experience Periodontics
Redness bleeding: Red, spongy gums, easily bleed upon brushing, flossing are cardinal signs of gingivitis.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience Dentistry
Periodontitis: Is the modern term. Red bluish gum color, bad breath, puffy gums that bleed easily, have your teeth gotten longer (loss of support structures). Please ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
35 years experience ADHD and Autism
GINGIVITIS/PERIODONT: Inflamed gingiva, bleeding, or suppuration around teeth.Periodontal, or gum disease is a common condition affecting the tissues that comprise the dent ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Greer
43 years experience Family Medicine
Redness,pus,pain: If you are not seeing a dentist at least once a year you are neglecting your health.Oral health is linked to many other major problems and most be att ... Read More
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