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I have swollen gum in the back of my mouth behind last tooth, is this my wisdom teeth coming in?

Very possibly. It can also be caused by a periodontal pocket in that area. Your dentist will be able to tell after an examination with radiographs. Either way, it needs to be treated to avoid bone loss on that second molar. Read more...

the inside of my mouth on the left side was swollen I thought it was from my wisdom teeth coming in but one on that side still hasnt appeared, but I ended up biting it. Creating a canker sore. Now it looks loke its eating the inside of my gum n chee?

Problem. Even though you do not see a wisdom tooth it does not mean that the problem does not originate from an erupting tooth below the gum line. Could also be the opposing wisdom tooth erupting. Could also be other dental problems. Therefore in order to know what it is and what to do about it you will need to see your local dentist. Read more...

My back molar is growing in the back of my mouth, the gum around it hurts like heck! Is this normal? Or is it a sign of wisdom teeth?

Wisdom Tooth. It is very possible that it is your wisdom tooth. Your dentist can tell for sure, and advise you if you have enough room in your mouth for the tooth to erupt properly. Read more...
Wisdom teeth pain. in many cases wisdom teeth should be extracted due to complications associated with the presence of tooth decay. It is a common procedure, generally performed under local anesthesia, intravenous (IV) sedation, or general anesthesia by a specially trained dentist or oral surgeon. Often extracting a wisdom tooth is the best solution. See an oral surgeon for x-ray and evaluation. . Read more...