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What To Take For Swollen Bleeding Gums
Many things: First i would recommend you see a dentist to find out why they are bleeding and see what the recommended treatment is. At home, regular brushing 2-3x/day, flossing, and rinsing with an antibacterial mouthwash will help. It usually takes 2-3 weeks of regular maintenance to notice a change in the gums. A water irrigation device like a waterpik is also very helpful. But first, see a dentist! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
No good: Gum bleeding could be caused by simple gum inflammation or gingivitis or could be little bit more serious when the inflammation reachs the tissue that support the teeth to the bone or the periodontium (periodontitis ). It is always better to catch the situation earlier . Please get a check up by your dentist as soon as possible. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Sudden onset, sore swollen bleeding gums in entire mouth. No gum disease at all, no meds, no tobacco, no over flossing, What non dental causes?
I had swollen & bleeding gums 8 months ago. my gums are still swollen but the bleeding started again 2 days ago. do I have periodontal disease. ?
Probably: Periodontal disease is an infection process. It doesn't self heal. You need professional care now, before the infection spreads. Call your Dentist. Referral to a Periodontist (Gum Specialist) may be in order. If you had an infection anywhere else in your body would you wait 8 months and hope for a miracle? Don't wait, call now. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Bleeding gums indicate an infection. If the infection is severe and long term, it could cause swollen lymph nodes. See your dentist or a periodontist asap. ...Read more
Could be: Could be bacterially infected gums. Could be viral infection of throat, could be both. Could be one of many other problems. Probably will not self-cure, you need professional help. Call your Dentist for an appointment. Referral to a Periodontist and/or your Physician may be in order. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Suddenly, severely swollen & bleeding gums with extremely swollen and painful lymph nodes. No pre-existing gingivitis or plaque accumulation. 4 days.
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