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I've had pain sensitive gums for about 2months now. it started a month after both my wisdom teeth started popping out and i have a flap on one tooth.

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Dr. Sandra Eleczko
A Verified Doctoranswered
Dentistry 38 years experience
Swollen gums: It is quite common for there to be some sensitivity or tenderness in the tissues when wisdom teeth are erupting. Swelling or prolonged pain can be a sign that there is not enough space for the wisdom tooth to erupt completely or of infection. See a dentist and get this checked out. It is possible that your wisdom tooth may need extraction
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