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Why would gums bleed locally a lot while using oral irrigator, but not while brushing (actually brushing stops the bleeding)?
Gingivitis?: When was the last time you visited a dentist for cleaning? If you have bleeding from an oral irrigator, then you most likely have gingivitis unless the irrigating force is too strong. If you have not seen your dentist for more than 6 months, it is time to make an appointment now since chronic gingivitis increases the risk for cardiovascular disease and tooth loss. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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Usually none: Bladder irrigation, when done by a trained professional, is generally safe. However, it is possible to have irritation of the urethra form the catheter, urinary tract infection from the process, irritation of the bladder from stretching, or even rupture of the bladder if it is overfilled. ...Read more