A member asked:

There is a hole on my gums on the back of my mouth. what could it be?

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Dr. Lindsey Wolfer answered

Specializes in Dentistry

Gum disease: This could be an indication of gum disease; gum recession or a traumatic injury. See your demtist to evaluate the situation.

Answered 3/31/2016

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Dr. Peter Eng answered

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It may be a fistula: The hole may be a fistula which can be origin of a tooth or periodontium. See your dentist right away for evaluation.

Answered 6/14/2016

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