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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Suggest remedy for lumps in the gums

During my pregnancy ive had a few lumps like a lump of gum on my gum, but one went away after birth, but I still have a lump its red, but with red spots n white. It bleeds when touched, the top of lump moves a little and it as got a little smaller, ive had it now for a long time and the tooth its by is broken. The lump doesnt hurt much but feels bit squishy but sometimes feels hard. I get a few pains in my ear and sometimes get sore throat like its dry and burnt out. Im worried the bump/lump is cancer :-(
Mon, 1 Dec 2014
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi,
From history it seems that due to broken tooth there might be having some root infection in broken tooth giving this problem.
Go for one antibiotic medicine course for 5 days.
After infection subsided go for dental treatment of broken tooth like extraction, Root canal tratment etc.
Ok and take care.
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