Gingivitis

About- Gingivitis is the inflammation of the gums or gingiva, usually caused by a bacterial infection.
 
Symptoms-
Gingivitis Bad breath
Gingivitis Bleeding from the gums after brushing
Gingivitis Loose teeth
Gingivitis Misaligned teeth
Gingivitis Pain when chewing
Gingivitis Poorly fitting dentures
Gingivitis Pus between teeth and gums
Gingivitis Receding gums
Gingivitis Red, tender, or swollen gums
Gingivitis Sensitive teeth
 
Causes and risk factors-
Gingivitis Cancer
Gingivitis Certain drugs including epileptic seizures, angina, high blood pressure, and other conditions
Gingivitis Crooked teeth
Gingivitis Dental appliances that fit poorly
Gingivitis Diabetes
Gingivitis Dry mouth
Gingivitis Genetics
Gingivitis HIV/AIDS
Gingivitis Hormonal changes, during pregnancy, menstrual cycle or use of birth control pills
Gingivitis Leukemia
Gingivitis Malnutrition 
Gingivitis Older age
Gingivitis Poor dental hygiene
Gingivitis Poor nutrition, including vitamin C deficiency
Gingivitis Smoking or chewing tobacco
Gingivitis Viral and fungal infections
 
Specialist to visit
Dentist Dentist
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References
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://www.healthline.com
https://www.nhs.uk
https://www.webmd.com
https://www.colgate.com
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com

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