Doctor insights on:
Necrotizing Ulcerative Gingivitis Genes
Do the gray spots on my gums mean I have actue necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis? I'm a smoker, and lately i've noticed some gray spots or residue on my lower gum. I've seen some pretty scary pictures of actue necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis, and am won
SNUG : Snug is characterized by a very foul odor that comes out of the mouth. It can be picked up from several feet away. Nevertheless, since you are a smoker, and have placed yourself in a risk category, a with a periodontist is highly recommended. www.perio.org will have a link to a periodontist near you. Best of luck, dr. Zev kaufman. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Need other treatment: Amoxicillin alone won't get rid of acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis. You also need to have some professional cleanings to get rid to the bacterial toxins that are irritating your gingiva. You also need to increase your brushing and flossing habits, and possibly incorporate a waterpik in your daily regimen. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I have mouth ulcers and gingivitis, and i chose to take betadine gargle to cure it. Although I have a goiter, how long may i take betadine gargle?
HIV and ANUP: Hiv patient has low immunity and thus unable to combat the local microbial activity with low host reaction. As the result, bone loss and necrotizing of the tissue seen in the chronic situation of infection. Acute necrotizing uncerative periodontitis is seen more in HIV since chronic infection will lead straight to attachment loss (periodontitis) with minimal gum inflammation (gingivitis). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dentist did laser/deep cleaning on teeth/gums. I have gum disease. Bacteria test is positive. Have stomach ulcers. Can i take align with metronizadole?
Not necessary: Align is a probiotic supplement for your digestive health. Antibiotic may kill the good bacteria and disrupt the balance of its activities. When using lanap or laser therapy, most of the time the antibiotic is an adjunctive procedure and not required. Discuss with your periodontist about not using antibiotics. Strict follow up, occlusal adjustment, and recall is what brings success to your tx. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Yes: u/c is an immune condition, You need to use immune medications. ...Read more
My partner has ulcerative colitis and prothrombin gene mutation, is it possible these conditions are linked?
No: They are likely unrelated.Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes but complex: There are potentially hundreds of genes that all contribute small amounts the the susceptibility to ulcerative colitis. Additionally there are environmental factors. So there are no good "genetic tests" to determining whether you have it. The best thing to do is to see a gastroenterologist for chronic pain, diarrhea, or blood in the stool and they will do the appropriate tests. ...Read more
Possible predisposed: Genetic predisposition is one of several contributing factors to gum disease. Bacteria ; poor oral hygiene are the major causes. Go to www.Perioprotect.Com to read about a proven non-surgical treatment system that significantly reduces bacteria in the gum pockets. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ana 320, anti ds DNA borderline 1:20, pain in the joints of both fingers and one wrist upon movement .Mouth ulcers every month, v. Active. Is it lupus ?
+ve ana, borderline+ve anti ds DNA , normal cbc, pain in some of the fingers of the hands with pressure for the last week, mouth ulcers, lower back pain?
IF you have teeth: Young children to elderly can get gingivitis any time oral hygiene is inadequate. It is simply inflamation in the gums. If you mean periodontitis then it usually comes later but it is preventable with good oral hygiene and regular visits to your dentist, see your dentist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes, very easy: Gingivitis can be reverse simply by good oral hygiene in the area to remove the cause of inflammation (good brushing and flossing to remove the irritated plaque). Severe gingivitis as in the case of acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis may required antibiotic treatment with amoxicillin/metronidazole combination before full mouth debridement. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Gums that bleed: Gingivitis is the beginning stages, and by definition, your gums are inflamed, and you might see them bleed when you brush and floss. If this is left untreated, then the infection moves deeper into the jaw, and it progresses to the more severe, periodontal disease. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
- Talk to a doctor online
- Tests for necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis
- Adult necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis
- Children with necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis
- Acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis
- Acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis symptoms
- Alternative necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis treatments
- Necrotizing ulcerative periodontitis symptoms
- Acute necrotic ulcerative gingivitis
- Necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis