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What could be the cause of sores on the gums? (if everything with your teeth is fine...)

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Dr. John DeWolf
Dentistry
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In brief: Ulcerations

Apthous ulcerations are one possible explanation for sores on the gums.
Trauma or localized reaction to an irritant are other possibilities. Use warm salt water rinses and give it a few days. If the pain is severe or persistent, get to a dentist and have it checked out.

In brief: Ulcerations

Apthous ulcerations are one possible explanation for sores on the gums.
Trauma or localized reaction to an irritant are other possibilities. Use warm salt water rinses and give it a few days. If the pain is severe or persistent, get to a dentist and have it checked out.
Dr. John DeWolf
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Dr. Mark Venincasa
Dentistry - Cosmetic

In brief: See your dentist

Multiple things can cause this.
It may be a virus of some kind, or it may be related to a more general health problem. It would be best to visit your dentist.

In brief: See your dentist

Multiple things can cause this.
It may be a virus of some kind, or it may be related to a more general health problem. It would be best to visit your dentist.
Dr. Mark Venincasa
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