Gum diseases are of two types that includes Gingivitis and Periodontitis. These diseases are serious infection of gums and if neglected can result in tooth loss. The main reason to get attacked with the gum disease is due to accumulation of bacterial plaque on the teeth.
Usually gum diseases are silent and the symptoms associated with gum diseases are shown at advanced stage of the disease. Let us have a look at the symptoms of gum disease.
Red, swollen gums or or pain in some part of mouth
bleeding from gums while brushing or flossing
a sudden change in the fitting of your teeth while biting a food item
loosen teeth from the gums
presence of sores in the mouth
accumulation of pus between the gums and teeth
a slight change in the position of partial dentures
Early detection of symptoms can help the patients in having better treatment plan and get rid off the disease in quick time.