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A 24-year-old female asked:

Hi good morning, my husband feels something got stuck in the throat since one month associated with halitosis and blood in saliva morning?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Sami Latif
Dentistry 38 years experience
Bad breath : Need to see your dentists, possible periodontal disease( gum) or if your husband is a smoker need to see an ENT for proper diagnosis.
Dr. Evan Wetzler
36 years experience
Could be gum disease: Periodontal disease can cause bleeding gums and halitosis. I would recommend he has his gums looked at by a dentist to see if the bleeding is in fact from the gums. You want to rule out other conditions like oral lesions which can cause bleeding as well.
Last updated Jun 10, 2014

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