... hi was wondering if anyone can help my gum has a split in it, is there anything that can be done about it. ... (0 replies)
... I've had this split in my gum - it's on the inside of my mouth behind my lower front teeth. It doesn't hurt but it looks like there is a slit that is fairly deep, and another one going from the back of one tooth adjacent to the original slit. It doesn't bleed either. I'm not sure how this happened although I was eating hard, sharp pretzels and bread with thick, sharp crust.... (0 replies)
... Hey Princess,
I just had gum grafting done 3 days ago on 4 teeth. I think the urgency of the procedure should depend on the cause and severity of your gum recession.
In my case, I'm only 26, and do not have gum disease. However, I've inherited "thin gums" and a combination of brushing too hard and grinding/clenching my teeth has lead to gum recession. The X-rays... (10 replies)
... This does sound systemic to me. I would consider several things: First, some drugs can cause terrible mouth reactions like this-Steven Johnson Syndrome-and any drug you may have started soon before this began would be suspect. Next, lupus can cause this, so it is good you are being tested for it. The B vitamins, when deficient, can cause mouth inflammation, so a B12 and folate... (9 replies)
... I have had what feels like my mouth has been scalded, aching roots of my teeth, blisters in my mouth, swollen gums, swollen tongue, taste buds swollen. Gums split. Some days teeth shift from the swelling on my gums. Have swollen salivary glands under chin each side of throat. Talking worsens it considerably. ... (9 replies)
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... to my jaw bone on the left. I still have a pretty descent sized whole where this tooth once was. I also have some white on it. I am ASSUMING this is where my gums are healing? ... (7 replies)
... ke stressed out maniacs! Stress releases cortisol, which tend to accumulate in the saliva and cause inflammation. I once went 5 days without sleeping, not even a split second. I probably shorten my lifespan by a couple of years right there. ... (7 replies)
... en on vicidin. I had grafting on tooth 19,and 20 lower left side and I feel like I got beat up. I called the doctor and he took the stitches out and said that my gums were healing and that I looked good. I can't deal with this pain. He gave me valium so that my muscles would be relaxed. I can't handle much more of this. ... (6 replies)
... Hi know how you feel had the same thing happen to me last year, split up from long term girlfriend, got totally stressed out and the next thing i know got acute gum infection which has left me with the black triangles and receeding gums. I don't smile anymore & always feel really depressed by it, i have half decent teeth yet the bone and gum that hold them in is disapearing.... (12 replies)
... you be able to have a bridge ,on NHS ,but make sure you got no infection in your gums when it is fitted ( i say that as i had one put in while having an infection) and shouldnt of had one fitted.
you could ask if you could pay them monthly instalments?
or you could ,go up to whitechapel ,or guys or eastmans in london ,unless you ahve a dental hospital near you ,and... (2 replies)
I just had gone thru this process very recently with UPPER immediate dentures only. As for the healing time, it varies from one person to another, depending on how many teeth extracted before installation of dentures. ...As for me, the whole experience was almost painless. I think looking at myself WITHOUT my natural teeth was more painful!! LOL!!!...I... (1 replies)
... m new to this and have alot of questions. I have spent a small fortune on my teeth in the past and have always had problems. Now the dentist wanted me to have my gums split open and surgery done to scrap infection from my gums and hopefully tighten up my teeth that had become loose. ... (1 replies)
went to see an oral surgeon today for my consult to have my teeth all removed for dentures, they did an x-ray and to my shock i was told that my jaw was rotted??? what the hell is this??? he says its very very serious and i have to have surgey soon, on the 17 to be exact, ive researched the internet to only become more concerned, ive never heard of this nor has... (3 replies)
... So when my my two front permanent teeth finally came in, the left one was split down the middle and came down in two pieces. ... (7 replies)
... he tooth is cracked, because only the top little tip of it chipped off, and that part of it was connected to the filling that fell out, so it's not like I have a split going down to the gums. Plus the tooth is solid as hell and when I try my best to move it around with my fingers, it's solid and I feel nothing. ... (9 replies)
... that attaches the upper lip to the gum was split in half due to the dentures rubbing it I am guessing.It hurt so bad that I kept putting benzodent on it not realizing it was as bad as it was. ... (13 replies)
... the taste alone is enough for me!! I just wish the dental field wasnt so split apart in their opinions on dental care. The whole issue of mercury could drive you insane, not to mention fluoride. ... (6 replies)
... at tooth. I sure thought it was that tooth. So I am back to square one. Same pain. The dentist did say that he thought the tooth he pulled was cracked because it split in the roots. Does anyone else have any suggestions on what might be causiing the pulsating nerve pain in my gums and under my tongue when I eat? ... (8 replies)
... The procedure was done under local anesthetic and took over 1 hour 30 mins. The dentist had to split the wisdom tooth in half to remove the tooth. ... (1 replies)