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Cut On Gums
Gums heal, but...: It will be sore for a few days but will heal. You may want to ease up on the force you're placing on that toothbrush. If you push to hard the bristles don't clean well and you can cause gum recession and toothbrush abrasion of your teeth. Remember, it is the tip of the bristles that sweep plaque away, gentle circular strokes is all it takes. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
2 years ago bitting my nails and cut my gum tissue on the front lower tooth really bad... piece of gum tissue is still just hanging there.
Large tongue: This happens to a lot of people. Most people cradle their teeth with their tongue slightly. People that do it habitually will have a scalloped border on the sides of their tongue. These are indention from the teeth. No worries. Your tongue is normal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bone loss ?: If you have bone loss secondary to periodontitis, and your gums have receded, then no, they will not regenerate and migrate to cover your exposed roots or fill in the dark triangles near the gum line. Please have yourself evaluated by a periodontist to help prevent further bone and tooth loss. ...Read more
Gum irritation: You can get some over the counter product such as orajel to give you some relief. Warm salt water rinses help as well but the cut will heal on its own. You just have to give it some time. During the time it's healing avoid any hard, hot and spicy food to prevent any irritation to the area. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If you have a cut: Anything that would rub or irritate the cut can make it worse or slow the healing. ...Read more
See your dentist: I would strongly suggest seeking a consultation with a dentist to evaluate the cause of this ASAP. This is very likely in need of attention. ...Read more
Help dental experts! my tooth keeps chipping off and the gum is red and the gum hurts almost like its a cut?
Failing crown?: This sounds like at least 2 problems. Something is not right with your bite, so you're chipping a tooth, and this will spread to other teeth. Your gums can be inflamed because of bacteria. If you have a crown on this tooth, then it would likely be that the shape of the crown is inappropriate and the margins (the seam b/w tooth and crown) are not properly contoured and sealed. See a dentist. ...Read more
Will my gums heal back together after cutting and separating them while flossing? I was recently flossing in-between my lower front teeth and cut my gum between the teeth. The cut is diagonal, and has created a triangular section of tissue to be separated
Pain on the inside of my bottom lip where lip connects to gum. No sores only red and sore on both gum and lip it only on bottom 2 front teeth only. ?
My gum looks infected and there's little blood stops on one of the pieces of gum underneath the tooth?
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