Top 20 Doctor insights on: Gum ulcer causes
Exact synonym so far as this pathologist is concerned. An ulcer is a lesion on a body surface (outer or inner) in which the epithelium and at least some of the underlying connective tissue has been lost specifically to necrosis (cell death) rather than just mechanical or chemical injury. All ulcer craters ...Read more
White painful sore on the inside of my upper lip. It's near the gum but on the lip and painful. Is this a canker sore? Ulcer? What caused it? Cures?
Mouth sore: It sounds like an aphthous ulcer. The exact cause is not certain but can be related to stress or sickness. The treatment is to address the symptoms. The duration usually limits to approximately two weeks. For cases of frequent occurances supplements have been suggested. Consult with you dentist to determine exact diagnosis and they can provide meds and even laser treatment to speed up healing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Gum bump: It could be lot's of things from a traumatic ulceration to an infection. That's why it should be looked at by a dentist to know for sure. Some lesions of these types do not require treatment, are self limiting and of no concern while others can be serious and require treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have ulcer on gum. Ulcer is 90% healed but I can feel little bumpy where the ulcer is. What it can be?
I have ulcer on gum. Ulcer is 90% healed. I can still feel little soft white bump where the ulcer is. What it can be?
Granulation tissue forms as part of the healing process.
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Not necessarily: Ulcers on the gum are individual outbreaks of a virus. The ulcer will run its course and can be treated with different medications being put directly on it. These can give the feeling of swollen gums. Gum disease can also cause swollen gums. This disease is caused by bacteria and needs to be treated with cleanings, medication and education by your dentist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am experiencing receding gums, gum pain and sensitive gums. Only near one lower central. For two weeks now and white like an ulcer is?
In theory at least this can be bad, as excess acid secretion in combination with pockets of damage to the stomach lining may lead to an ulcer.
N fact as long as the gum is sugar free (and particularly if it contains xylitol) it is actually good for the teeth and can prevent dental cavities.
However some moderation is necessary whichever type of gum he is eating. I'd suggest you limit him to thre. ...Read more
A small ulcer on the tooth gums. And have some pass coming out. Isit gums problem or due to any infection?
Ginigivitis: See a dentist ASAP. Healthy gums are essential for dental health and can impair the integrity of your teeth. This should be seen and managed by your dentist as quickly as possible. Dental infections have the risk of becoming severe and extending to other areas. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Strange red lines and dots on my gums like open wounds (just one 1 molar) - nothing like ulcers - less painful, but is spreading now?
How can in a 10 year old aptheous ulcers be linked with abcesses recurring on her gums, paediatrician consultant yesterday said that its linked?
Professional opinion: It may or may not be linked. We would have to know the complete medical and dental history and personally examine your child. There are many causes of aphthous ulcers. See the following site for more information. Http://www. Aaom. Com/patients/canker-sores/. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have yellowish white owal shape bump skin look like ulcer on GUM but pus not coming out. When I touch it just feels like soft skin. No pain or bleedi?
It would: Depend on where the bump is located on gum or cheek (s), if there are several/many or just one. See a dentist asap for proper diagnosis and treatment recommendations. ...Read more
Impossible to answer without a visual examnation and additional information.
Make an appointment to have it examined by your dentist or the surgeon to did the extraction.
Also, make sure you follow the post-op instructions and keep all follow-up appointments. ...Read more