Gum disease. Bleeding gums can be a sign that you are at risk for, or already have, gum disease. The bacteria, along with mucus and other particles, constantly form a sticky, colorless toxic “plaque” on teeth causing the gums to become inflamed and to easily bleed. Bleeding may be a sign of a serious problem, which should be checked by a dentist. It is a painless condition, but can induce serious complication.
Possible gum Dx. There are some possible causes that will make bleeding in mouth. Gum disease in one of them and very common. You should contact a dentist first for any oralfacial problem.
Bleeding. Any abnormal bleeding should be investigated. Start with your Dentist. You may have a dental (probably periodontal) problem that requires attention. If the cause of the bleeding does not have a dental origin, your dentist will refer you on to your physician.