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what to put on ur gums when they hurt

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
Sensitivity: Certainly after an operation and cavity procedure, the gums can be inflamed and sensitive. If it persists, then see the dentist and get an evaluation ... Read More
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Dr. Dinh Bui
Dr. Dinh Bui answered
23 years experience Dentistry
Malocclusion: Your retainer may interfere with your bite that cause interference and ultimately malocclusion to the opposing teeth. Have your dentist/orthodontist ... Read More
Dr. Orly Hendizadeh
13 years experience Dentistry
No: A proper fitting retainer should not cause your gums to bleed. You may have some soreness of the teeth when you start wearing your retainer initially, ... Read More
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Not normal: Immediately return to your provider for reevaluation. May have concurrent tooth shifting and gum problems.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Tolerable: If your gums are healthy, there may be at most some mild discomfort. If your gums are puffy/swollen, it can be very uncomfortable. No qualified Orth ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Benjamin Vela
15 years experience Dentistry
Common concern: If this occurred within the past few days, try giving it about 2 weeks for gum tissue to resolve as it can be irritated during crown placement. Anyth ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Abscess: Sounds like an abscess. See your dentist ASAP
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Hu
Dr. Jerry Hu answered
23 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Many reasons: There are multiple reasons as to why you have pain and/or sensitivity, -- did you have deep decay removed... Was there cracked tooth syndrome diagnose ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
51 years experience Dentistry
Pain after crown: Three possibilities: the bite is high and the crown needs to be adjusted; the infection has flared up again; or there is a fracture in the root. Che ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Warren Wolfe
58 years experience Family Medicine
Ask the dentist: Not having examined you myself i think you should call your dentist and ask him/her what to do.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Possibly: See the dentist. You don't want to risk damage to the roots of your teeth at this young age!!

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