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Basically Tender Gums are a sign of some kind of infection or gum problem and are a symptom rather than being a syndrome. In tender gums, one would experience discomfort in eating and the gums would be sensitive to hot, cold and spicy foods. Besides this, they may also have some bleeding if you are eating a raw or sharp food followed with inflammation or swelling.
HOW IS TENDER GUMS DIAGNOSED?
A dentist would conduct a routine mouth examination and check for infection and gum disorders.
HOW IS TENDER GUMS TREATED?
The treatment for Tender Gums depends on the kind of gum disorder one suffers from. Apart from a complete change in oral hygiene routine, you would also be advised to use preventive gel on the gums. Besides this antibiotics may be given to treat infection.
DID YOU KNOW?
Use an antiseptic mouthwash for prevention of tender gums