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Black In Teeth
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
Can be normal: Black dots on a baby's tongue would most likely be due to some increased pigmentation. This can be considered normal and is usually found more commonly in darker-skinned individuals. It also can be considered hereditary. However, you should probably mention it to your pediatrician next time you have a visit, or if the baby seems bothered by it, have it checked out sooner. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
White roof of mouth white pus pockets in upper guns round white circles in cheeks gum disease in lower teeth lost one another ready to fall out.
Optics: Because teeth are translucent, they can reflect the light in such a way as to give the appearance of darkness at the junction of the filling. As the filling ages, it can also stain the teeth. A new cavity could also increase the darkness around a filling. You should ask your dentist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Top teeth chip in crack now brown lines appear in between the crack teeth guns swollen at the top into my nose?
See your dentist: Cracks can be found in all your teeth but if they become symptomatic(ie. Pain) or large enough to stain then you should see a dentist. The gums are a separate issue. At minimum you have gum disease and because of the swelling you may have an abscess. Either way these issues are detrimental to maintaining your teeth you need to see a dentist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My gums r fine in color except some areas where gums meet between teeth my gums are dark in three such areas.why? Teeth dying?no pain yet.whys that???
Gingivitis?: If you noticed a color change or frequent bleeding gums, it may be a sign that you are at risk for or already have gum disease. Gingivitis is a serious problem, which should be diagnosed professionally by a dentist. Do not delay, call a dentist ASAP. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm having trouble even chewing, mostly in the back near your molars and the gums changed color they purple and black, why?
Gum infection ?: Difficulty chewing on your molars could be due to inflammation of the gums or under the tooth in the bone socket. This could also be associated with an infection. The color change in your gums to purple is not normal. It should be pink. Go to your dentist and get an evaluation before it worsens. ...Read more
No: It is not uncommon to only have one side of wisdom teeth removed. There may be many reasons to have them removed, but symmetry would not be on my list of reasons. Having a bottom or top wisdom tooth out though is a common reason to have the opposing wisdom tooth removed. The opposing tooth may supererupt and become a problem for your bite and jaw, or become overexposed at root and abscess. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Why enamel is seen in the ground section only while dentin is seen in ground and decalcified section?
Black tea: Coffee and tea can cause external staining of teeth, but do not change the actual color of teeth. Brushing properly after drinking these liquids limits the staining. It's also dependent upon the frequency of use. A dentist can always professionally clean your teeth and remove the staining. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Yes: Check with your dentist asap!Get a more detailed answer ›