A 48-year-old member asked:
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i discovered a small painless lump on my gums. directly between my tooth and gums. please help?

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Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
50 years experience Dentistry
Small lump: Where in your mouth is it located? How long has it been there? Is it soft or hard? Has it changed in size or color? There are numerous possibilities. It is impossible to diagnose without an examination. Please see your dentist for an examination, diagnosis and treatment.
Answered on Dec 8, 2013

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