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Should i be worried about black spots on my gums?

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Dr. Majid Jamali
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Maybe

Usually they are part of the normal mucosa.
Occasionally some diseases cause darkening spots on the gums. Melanoma, although rare in the mouth, could also appear in the mouth. Please see someone for an evaluation.

In brief: Maybe

Usually they are part of the normal mucosa.
Occasionally some diseases cause darkening spots on the gums. Melanoma, although rare in the mouth, could also appear in the mouth. Please see someone for an evaluation.
Dr. Majid Jamali
Dr. Majid Jamali
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Dr. Alan Zweig
Dentistry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Black spots are not normal. See your dentist.

In brief: Yes

Black spots are not normal. See your dentist.
Dr. Alan Zweig
Dr. Alan Zweig
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