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Oral-health

Question
Posted by: Kooli | 2005/11/28

Q.

Itchy Gums

Could you please help, my gums sometimes itch that I can't be able to do anything. What might be the cause of this and how to treat this condition.

Thanks
Kooli

Expert's Reply

A.

Oral health expert

Hello,

Itchy gums could be a sign of gum disease or periodontitis. You would need to confirm if this is the case by consulting your dentist.
Treatment involves deep cleaning of the gum/root area of the teeth.

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