A 49-year-old member asked:
A while back like 1 year ago, i noticed my gum nearest to my tooth was changing color. what do i do?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Dentistry 10 years experience
Need a dental eval.: You need to be examined by a dentist to evaluate the condition of your gums and treat the reasons for the color change.
4.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Dentistry 55 years experience
Inflammation?: If it is redder in color (plus swollen, bleeding?) it is most like gingivitis or gum inflammation. We can't diagnose it over the internet, so see a dentist for a definitive diagnosis and appropriate treatment.
4.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Dec 10, 2013
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