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Sore gums

Sore gums: Introduction

Sore gums: Sore or tender gums. See detailed information below for a list of 28 causes of Sore gums, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Sore gums:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Sore gums. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Sore gums:

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Sore gums: Symptom Checker

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Sore gums Treatments

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Stories from Users for Sore gums

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Message Boards for Sore gums

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Medications or substances causing Sore gums:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Sore gums as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Sore gums: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Sore gums may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Sore gums

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Sore gums: Deaths

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Sore gums: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Sore gums

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Organs affected by Sore gums:

The list of organs typically affected by Sore gums may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Sore gums

The list below shows some of the causes of Sore gums mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Sore gums?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Sore gums. Of the 28 causes of Sore gums that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 25 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Sore gums:

The following list of conditions have 'Sore gums' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Sore gums Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Sore gums based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Sore gums?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Sore gums, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Sore gums:

    Subtypes of Sore gums:

    Tender gums (13 causes), Gum pain (16 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Sore gums:

    Gum symptoms (181 causes), Dental symptoms (886 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

    Symptoms related to Sore gums:

    Sore tongue (112 causes), Mouth pain (142 causes), Mouth ulcers (253 causes), Cheek pain (14 causes), Sore throat (512 causes), Dental tissue neoplasm, Gingivitis, Gum cancer (20 causes), Gum disease, Gum disorders (31 causes), Impacted tooth, Periodontitis, Wisdom teeth emerging, Zimmerman-Laband syndrome

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