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Gum Sore Between Teeth
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The gums of my front bottom two teeth are sore and hurt, is there anything I can take for the pain?
See a periodontist: You shouldn't be having pain so see a periodontist to help you get rid of the pain you may have an infection or even the frenum may be pulling on your gum causing the pain. That's the band of tissue between the two lower front teeth.
I have a white ring on my bottom gum near my teeth it's red around, very sore, and it's like a hole. What could it be?
Aphthous ulcer: It's most likely a cancer sore. It is painful, I get them sometimes when I eat acidic foods. You can put some oil of clove on it to numb it. It will burn a bit when you put it in but will go away within a few minutes. If your dentist has a soft tissue laser that can also help with the healing process. It should go away in about a week. Hope this helps!!!See 2 more doctor answers
Have a white sore in gum. Starting was painful but after 10 days the pain transfered to the teeth. Sore size incressed. Washing with salt hurts.
Examination: Your problem is getting worse. See your General Dentist, a Periodontist, or an Oral Surgeon. Obviously neither time nor salt water are working. Time to see a pro for differential diagnosis and an informed treatment plan. Please call NOW!
Hi I think I have something wrong with my gum it's a bump over my vampire teeth And it's a little white over there what's wrong nothing hurts or sore?
It is a normal: Anatomical formation also called buccal exostosis. These are benign, broad-based bone surface masses on the outer or the facial side of the upper jaw. The condition requires no treatment.See 2 more doctor answers
Incisive Papilla: It's where the blood vessels and sensory nerves to your plate exit the bone and speed out. If it's sore you're probably biting into it with your bottom front teeth, which means a deep vertical overbite and probably a larger than normal horizontal overbite. Has anyone ever suggested that you see an orthodontic specialist? If not, let me be the first.See 1 more doctor answer
Sore gums: Many possibilities for sore gums, although most often it's related to periodontal (gum) problems or irritation from impacted food or calculus. See your dentist asap to determine cause rather than waiting until you have a bigger problem.See 3 more doctor answers
I just did my teeth fillings, both between teeth and probably near the gum. It is super painful and sore. Anything I should be aware and do?
OTC Pain meds: A little discomfort is not uncommon after dental treatment. Placing those restorations sometimes irritates the soft tissue surrounding the teeth.See 1 more doctor answer
I have a sore on my bottom gun in the front by my teeth. It's swollen an got a whole in it an my gum is not attached anymore where this sore is.?
Underside of my tongue and lower front bottom gum teeth are slightly sore and feel raw (few days). light smoker -havnt smoked recently. What's wrong?
Hard to say...: Without being able to look at your teeth, radiographs, knowing when your last dental exam and cleaning was, or even your age, the best advice is to see a local dentist who can actually see you and provide needed services, if any.See 2 more doctor answers
I asked? About bottom teeth issues cause Ludwigs I googled it n got myself in panic back gum sore feels puffy but doesn't look infected fraid swell
See oral surgeon: See an oral surgeon to see what the problem is. Ludwigs is very rare.
Sore gums: This requires a visit to a dentist for evaluation. It cannot be determined over the internet. I could list hundreds of possible causes.See 2 more doctor answers
I have a cut and lump on the gum directly following from one of my bottom teeth. Its very sore and tender. What could this be?
Lump: Get to a dentist for a exam and treatment of this area. You may have an infection that needs treatmentSee 2 more doctor answers
After snapping the floss between one of my teeth, my gum is sore and puffy. What do you suggest to reduce the puffiness and soreness?
Floss cut: Stay away from the irritation till it is healed and completely clean
Left side gums sore. Left front tooth feels bruised. Sore between 2 back bottom teeth & between 2 back top teeth (same back teeth filled 1.5 yr ago).
Today I had dental work done and the gums near my tooth r sore and irritated. I feel pain radiating in teeth on that side. Can that also be from gums?
Yes: It's not uncommon to have some soreness after dental treatment. Obviously it depends upon what the actual treatment was. It should get better within a couple of days. It is always best to speak to the dentist who actually performed the treatment concerning what to expect and for how long afterwards.See 2 more doctor answers
I have recently noticed slight whitening of the gum between two of my bottom teeth. It's sore to brush and looks slightly inflamed. I brush regularly?
Two choices: You have two choices. Wait it out and hope that it goes away within a week or two. This is very possible if it's nothing more than an irritation. Keep it clean with proper brushing and flossing. You can also rinse with water and 3% hydrogen peroxide diluted 1:1. Or. See a dentist for an evaluation. We can only guess what it is over the internet not having the ability to actually see it.See 2 more doctor answers
White line on gum where I have no teeth, gum is sore & swollen around the 1st tooth. Dntst says nothing wrong with it. Says gum is infected. Ur opinion?
Opinion: Impossible to give an opinion sight unseen. Trust your Dentist. If he/she thinks your gum's infected, it's infected. Evaluation by a gum specialist, a Periodontist, may be prudent. Ask your Dentist for advice.