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Sore gums with menstration?

Sore gums with menstration?

Yes: Menstrual cycles are so different is every woman, but you also need to make sure you are not becoming anemic or developing a nutritional or mineral deficiency when you menstruate. Vitamin or folate (folic acid) or iron deficiency can all cause gingival (gum) pain. See your ob/gyn and possibly consider further work up to ensure no deficiency exists. ...Read more

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Menstruation (Definition)

The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more


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I have soreness in my gums, started 3 days ago got a sore throat & menstruation cycle too. Started in my 2 front upper teeth spreading to my left gums?

I have soreness in my gums, started 3 days ago got a sore throat & menstruation cycle too. Started in my 2 front upper teeth spreading to my left gums?

Hygiene...: Braces cause a lot of gum problems when there is no appropriate care. Your brushing and flossing must be perfect. Any food remain will cause acidity and bacterial activity that will damage your gums. Some mouth rinse will help, but is not the solution. If you have a sore throat and fever you have to take antibiotics prescribed. ...Read more

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Why are my gums so sore and discolored?

Why are my gums so sore and discolored?

Infection: It is not easy to say exactly without examining your gums and measuring the pockets around your teeth. It sounds that you may be suffering from a severe case of periodontal disease ( gum & bone )due to heavy deposits under the gums or you may be having some kind of a different infection. This can not be diagnosed or treated over the Internet. You must see a dentist of a gum specialist. ...Read more

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Can you get a cold sore on your gums?

Can you get a cold sore on your gums?

Definitely, yes: Canker sore is the most common oral lesions. Individual ulcers typically last 1-2 weeks. The condition is idiopathic (the cause is not known) recurrent aphthous ulcers is usually self-limiting. Cold sores typically result from a viral infection called herpes simplex virus (HSV) and are also self-limiting. ...Read more

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What are the little sore bumps on your gums?

What are the little sore bumps on your gums?

Could be: I could be a number of things from normal to some sort of infection. Have a dentist take a look to give you an accurate opinion. ...Read more

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What are the little sore bumps on your gums?

What are the  little sore bumps on your gums?

See a dentist.: Bumps in the gum that are sore can be infection of the gum or a tooth nerve or it can be one of a whole list of other possibilities. Only a visit to the dentist for examination and diagnosis can help you, so make an appointment! ...Read more

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Could my hangover be causing my gums to be so sore?

Could my hangover be causing my gums to be so sore?

Alcohol???: It all depends how much you drink and how often? Your sore gums might be the least of your problems. Get help. ...Read more

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The gums are sore around a crown. Is this normal? What does it mean?

The gums are sore around a crown. Is this normal? What does it mean?

Sore gums: The crown may be too big and not seal the margins (where the tooth meets the crown). This can allow bacteria under the crown and cause irritation to the gums. Or there can be recurrent decay or bacteria under the gums, that can be caused by not flossing or brushing enough or properly. These are just 2 examples, xrays and exam will be needed. ...Read more

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My gum is sore and really hurts and I have no idea what it's from! please help?

My gum is sore and really hurts and I have no idea what it's from! please help?

Late stage of gum dz: Gum disease usually does not hurt unless it is at an acute or late state that is causing an abscess. Check with your dentist/periodontist for definitive diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Need help docs! my bottom gum is sore every time i touch I have intense pain what should I do?

Need help docs! my bottom gum is sore every time i touch I have intense pain what should I do?

Evaluation: Have a local dentist evaluate the problem. It may be something as simple as the need for a cleaning to remove calculus deposits, or it may be periodontal disease... Impossible to diagnose without seeing you and a radiograph of the area. Don't delay... Amke an appointment and feel better soon. ...Read more

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Gums (Definition)

Gum are the pink soft tissue that forms a collar around our teeth, that collar acts as a gasket of sorts that protects the tooth roots and the bone that ...Read more