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Gum infection: An infection of any type that is located in the gums. See detailed information below for a list of 1 causes of Gum infection, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Gum infection:
Gum symptoms (181 causes), Dental symptoms (886 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Infection-related symptoms (1293 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)
Symptoms related to Gum infection:
Bleeding gums (172 causes), Gum pain (16 causes), Mouth pain (142 causes), Mouth infection (10 causes), Improper brushing, Flossing, Caries teeth, Tartar deposition, Teeth cleaning, Fungal infection, Oral candidiasis (30 causes), Tobacco, Smoking
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