A 32-year-old member asked:
what could cause painful swelling in back of gums?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Theodore Davantzis answered
39 years experience Dentistry
Inflammation ?: Infection? Those conditions can certainly cause swelling and pain. To determine exactly why your gum is swollen, you'll need to see a local dentist who can examine you. Together with a radiograph, they'll be able to make the proper diagnosis and treat you.
Answered on Oct 14, 2014
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