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A 38-year-old member asked:

My gums are swollen and in between my teeth are red, sore and bleed every now and then. why?

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Dr. Dinh Bui
Dr. Dinh Buianswered
Dentistry 23 years experience
Anug: Chronic gingivitis may progress into linear erythema and ultimately acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis. Treatment involved antibiotic, full mouth debridement, and follow up. Check with your dentist for definitive diagnosis and treatment.

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Last updated Feb 10, 2021

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