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Will painful gums permanently damage me if I don't get treatment? Does it just go away?
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
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In brief: Depends on why
Many causes for gum pain.
Is it just around one tooth? Is it all of your gums? Do they bleed? Are you taking medication? What's your age? All these factor into answering your question. See your doctor or dentist for appropriate treatment.

In brief: Depends on why
Many causes for gum pain.
Is it just around one tooth? Is it all of your gums? Do they bleed? Are you taking medication? What's your age? All these factor into answering your question. See your doctor or dentist for appropriate treatment.
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