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Bleeding through gums - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   hi
User :   m having gum problems
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   could u specify
Doctor :   is it bleeding from gums?
User :   i.e since a long time m having bleeding gums
Doctor :   ok
User :   ya thats rite
Doctor :   Bleeding gums can be a sign that you are at risk for, or already have, gum disease
Doctor :   do u have any other medical problems
User :   oh so how can i cure it?
Doctor :   Improper brushing and flossing technique may actually irritate or traumatize the gum tissue.
Doctor :   this might be the reason
User :   ok
Doctor :   u need to visit dentist
Doctor :   to get plaque removed
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Brush teeth gently with a soft-bristle toothbrush after every meal
Doctor :   Floss teeth twice a day to keep plaque from building up
User :   when i brush my teeth it bleeds n sometime it bleeds even without brushing
Doctor :   yes it bleeds, become of ginvitis
Doctor :   inflammation of gums
User :   oh ok so its better i should visit a doctor soon..
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   u need to see dentist
Doctor :   also if the problem persists
User :   is dr any remedy to reduce it
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   maintian oral hygiene
User :   ok
Doctor :   it can also occurs in few medical problems
User :   thanks alot doctor.
Doctor :   but first visit dentist , get ur plaque removed
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   dont ignore this problem
User :   ya sure i ll do it very soon
Doctor :   u might be infection on heart valve
Doctor :   if bleeding continues from gums
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   chance of infection spreading i mean
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did i clear all ur doubts
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service
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