A 29-year-old male asked:
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irritation on upper gums, and foul taste in mouth?

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Irritation/taste: Sounds like you may have a gum infection or abscessed tooth. Oral infections have been implicated in heart disease, stroke, kidney failure, pre-term low birth weight babies, and many other inflammatory dyscrasias. See your Dentist immediately. Problems like yours don't self cure, and there's no pill/poltice/snake oil/supplement/homeopathic that will substitute for professional care. Dentist>Now!
Answered on Dec 22, 2019
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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Foul Taste: Many possibilities, including periodontitis. Have your dentist take a look
Answered on Dec 25, 2019

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