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Rainsville, Alabama
A 30-year-old male asked:

Is it normal for new dentures to rub and leave red marks? my lower dentures have the inside of my gums red. slightly sore where it curves to the back.

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 55 years experience
Not uncommon: Please see your Dentist for an adjustment. May take a few trips.
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