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A 42-year-old member asked:

Should i visit my dentist for my gum inflammation?

2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Fernando Juliao
Dentistry 32 years experience
Absolutely !: At your young age, it is important to verify if this is simple reversible gingivitis or the beginning of periodontal (gum) disease!
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Dr. Steven Corben
Dentistry - Cosmetic 42 years experience
Absolutely: Gum inflammation is frequently a sign of gingivitis and periodontal infection. This bacteria can circulate throughout your body causing many, many health issues. Please see your dentist as soon as possible.
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Last updated May 6, 2016

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