A 30-year-old female asked:
Does periodontitis hurt in the gums?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 42 years experience
It can: Periodontal disease may affect any of the structures supporting the teeth, including the gums (gingiva) and bone. The severity of the periodontal disease, as well as the individual pain tolerance may influence whether or not there is pain or not.
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Last updated Jan 13, 2017
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