Gingivostomatitis

What is Gingivostomatitis?

It is infection and inflammation of the gingiva and the oral mucosa by bacterial infection.

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Hi i have herpes an im really scared my 6 month old baby might catch it as iv heard tragic stories. Could you tell me what age does a child have to...

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Life threatening below one year age

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I had develped an ulcer in my mouth (lower left jaw below 2nd molar) after accidentally making a tiny cut with fingernail 2 weeks ago. Had...

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Small cut by a fingernail is not likely to be so large so as the bone can be felt beneath it unless there is some...

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This week I've noticed white spots towards the tip of my tongue. It is as if the tongue's taste buds have slightly swollen and have turned white....

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The swollen white spots on the tongue with pain behind the ear is suggestive of an infection of the tongue with...

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