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Swollen Gums Hydroxyurea Leukemia
Leukemia is a malignant hematologic neoplasm that originates in the bone marrow and represents a clonal proliferation of hematopoietic elements belonging to any of the myeloid, lymphoid, erythroid, and megakaryocytic lineages. Of note, other hematologic neoplasms like lymphoma or myeloma may demonstrate a leukemic phase without actually originating in the bone marrow ...Read more
How long does it take for leukemia to build in your body before it is diagnosed daughters symptom was swollen gums diagnosed and five days later pass?
Why did my daughter get aml leukemia m4 if i recognized it earlier would it have changed what she got the only symptom she had was swollen gums?
Grief : You are going through normal grieving process. She had AML & the only symptom looking back was swollen gums. But knowing that still won't bring her back. I suggest you participate in grief groups made up of parents who lost a child. Your hospital social worker can direct you to some on your area. Again, my condolences. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Swollen gums: The most common cause of swollen gums is poor dental hygiene (not brushing enough). In this case the gums also tend to bleed when brushed. Swollen gums is very unusual for a person with good dental hygiene. Other causes include allergies, drug reaction (particularly dilantin), leukemia, and other disease that can cause infiltration of tissues with cells or abnormal proteins. ...Read more
Unsure: Drinking fruit juice can be part of a balanced diet that helps with the health of gums. But if you are thinking that blackberry juice helps reduce swollen gums, there is no evidence to support that it will help. I would suggest you see a dentist who treats gum problems for a diagnosis and treatment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Swollen gums: Right away please.Get a more detailed answer ›
Could be gingivitis.: Swelling in the gums is often the symptom of gingivitis or possilby more advanced periodontal disease. Left untreated, it can lead to tooth loss as well as many systemic problems- increased risk of stroke, heart attack, colon cancer, alzheimer's and others. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Waking up with swollen gums, then throughout the day it goes back down. Repeat the next day. Causes?
I've been taking periorx for a few months for swollen gums and now I have white patches on my upper right gums! why is this happening?
Swollen gums is also known as Gum swelling. Swelling in the gums is often the symptom of gingivitis or possilby more advanced periodontal disease. Left untreated, it can lead to tooth loss as well as many systemic problems- increased risk of stroke, heart attack, colon ...Read more
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