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what would happen if you pulled a tooth if you have gingivitis and infection

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
Rinse: Rinse your mouth with salt water or listerine several times a day for a few days. If the gum area becomes more swollen, red, sore or pus develops, se ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Norma jo Waxman
32 years experience Family Medicine
You need an exam: Someone needs more information, history and a physical exam to help figure this out. Please go back to your original doctor. It is usually not helpf ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. SCOTT HARWOOD
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Yes : The gum in this area is evidently very inflamed and swollen so it is now covering the wisdom tooth. This is called a pericoronitis and removal should ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Kessler
55 years experience Periodontics
It disappears: Gingivitis is a reaction between the gums and teeth where bacteria grow and give off waste products once the tooth is extracted there isn't a good pl ... Read More
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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Hopeless teeth: The sooner they are extracted the better off you will be.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joaquin Siles
46 years experience Prosthodontics
Tooth Gingivitis: Yes, gingivitis in one tooth only.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Meticulous Care: Brushing and flossing well can help heal the inflammation of gingivitis. It can't, however, removed hardened calculus. For that you will need to be se ... Read More
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Dr. Joy Jackson
18 years experience Family Medicine
Gingivitis : Gingivitis is a characterized as a gum disease that causes redness, swelling, and irritation of the gums. The main cause of this problem is plaque. No ... Read More
A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Gum disease: Loose teeth in the mouth is a sure sign that periodontal disease has been active in the mouth for a while. If untreated the loose teeth are going to d ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. R Lee Hinson
37 years experience Dentistry
Don't share a : Toothbrush! besides the obvious possible transfer of bacteria or viruses, it's just plain nasty! this is a joke, right?
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