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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
User :   Hi,

My upper jaw gums are bleeds while brushing and when i suck them hard. Could you please help to recover from this.
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :   May I know your age?
User :   I am 34 years old.
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
Since when are you having this problem?
User :   its around 15 days> I consulted a dentist near my house. He gave me colgate Plax
Doctor :   Ok

User :   and STolin
User :   it helped me some what
User :   now if I suck hard then gum bleeds
Doctor :  
Ok
User :   I am also using Salt with some mustard oil paste
Doctor :   Ok

User :   this gave me some more relief
Doctor :  
Ok
User :   but my question is this that gums which bleeds change it position . Say sometime front jaw gum bleeds some time back back jaw gum.
Doctor :   Ok

User :   is there something serious
Doctor :   Did the dentist tell about any infection in the gums?
Doctor :  
called as gingivitis
User :   I am worried and tensed and unable to concentrate on my work.
User :   No he tod me its swelling
User :   *told
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :   Now I would like to check your clotting and bleeding time

Doctor :  
and also a platelet count
User :   Bleeding while I woke up and I suck my gums.Then some blood comes then it bleeds little more
User :   and after that it stops
Doctor :   Ok

User :   and during day while i suck my gums to check then they bleeds
User :   many times i don't get blood
Doctor :   Ok

User :   Is it right that I suck my gums to check that they bleed. Else they don't bleed except while brushing.
User :   What you suggest..
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
I shall suggest you to get those tests done
User :   Please let me know the test again
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Bleeding time and clotting time
User :   ok
Doctor :  
and Platelet count
User :   it can be done by Lab and hope they are blood test?
User :   Please correct if I am wrong
Doctor :   Yes, they are blood tests

User :   thanks
User :   One last question
Doctor :  
Sure
Doctor :  
Proceed with it
User :   I believe its not cancer..
Doctor :  
No you should not have any such myths
Doctor :  
it is very premature to think about it now
User :   what you say?
Doctor :  
also some tips is to brush verly mildly
User :   okay
Doctor :  
with just up and down movements
Doctor :  
and not harsh brushing
User :   I am really worried about this............I use to chew tobacoo , I left this 2 months before.
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Fine
User :   Therefore I am tensed and unable to concentrate on my work
Doctor :  
How long have you indulged in that habit?
User :   The tension of Canver is covering my mind
User :   around 5 yers
Doctor :  
You should not
Doctor :  
If you are having too many concerns
Doctor :  
you can always consult our oncologist over phone
User :   ok
Doctor :   and get your fears cleared

Doctor :  
I shall give you the link
User :   Thanks and pary that hope its not cancer
User :   :)
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   thanks for hearing me
User :   once again
User :   hope its not cancer?
Doctor :   Sure
Doctor :  
You can always consult our Oncologist
Doctor :  
Have you filled the feedback form?
User :   thanks
User :   Have a good night
User :   yes
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting HealthcareMagic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   ok
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