Gums – swollen

Alternative Names

Swollen gums; Gingival swelling

Definition of Gums – swollen

Swollen gums are abnormally enlarged, bulging, or protruding.

Review

Jack D. Rosenberg, DDS, Advanced Dental Care, Palm Beach Gardens, FL. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, M.D., MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 2/22/2010

Tooth anatomy
Swollen gums

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