A 32-year-old female asked:
i am experiencing gum swelling, toothache, mouth pain and gum pain (pressure). the following also describe me: bad breath and bleeding gums. what shou?
3 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Dentistry 40 years experience
Dental Exam: It appears you need to be seen by a local dentist for a comprehensive exam and treatment plan. Pain and swelling are indicative of infection.... needs to be treated ASAP. Halitosis can be attributed to cavities and periodontal disease. Please call for an appointment. Failure to treat can result in the loss of your teeth.
805 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Orthodontics 53 years experience
Telephone: Put down the computer, pick up the phone, and call your Dentist for an emergency appointment. You are dealing with an infection that seems to be overcoming hour body's ability to contain it. You need immediate care. Please call now.
786 viewsAnswered Sep 8, 2019
Orthodontics 51 years experience
See your Dentist: and get it sorted.
559 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Sep 8, 2019
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