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What causes gum soreness during tooth eruption?

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Dr. Honey Arora


Practicing since :2011

Answered : 13915 Questions

Posted on Mon, 12 Sep 2016 in Dental Health
Question: Hi Dr.

My 3 years daughter is facing problem with new growing teeth. She is suffering with gum pain for one if her teeth. Is there anything we can apply to reduce pain?

Can you please suggest

Thank you
Answered by Dr. Honey Arora 18 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Needs more details..

Detailed Answer:

I have gone through your query and can understand your concerns...

As per your complain gum pain in her newly growing tooth can be due to gum inflammation that can be depending upon the stage at which the tooth is..

Please answer the following queries so that I can guide you better..

1.Is her tooth erupted or has come out of the gums in the mouth or is still under the gum?
2. If yes, is the tooth is completely erupted to its full length?
3. Is the gum appearing red and swollen?
4.Is there only pain or bleeding from the gum?

Please revert back with answers..

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