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Child’s Gum Swollen – Some General Guidelines

A child’s swollen gum may be a minor passing discomfort or could also be something more serious. Here are some guidelines to help you understand if it is something that may heal itself or if an appointment with a professional … Continue reading

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Gum Boil in Children – AKA Dental Abscesses

  What is a Gum Boil? The photo above is a standard presentation of a tooth abscess, also known as a gum boil or gumboil.   It looks like a round, pus-filled pimple on the gums.  In the photo above, the … Continue reading

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