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Dental and Oral Health (Children)

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05/07/2007

Question:

My daughter has a puss filled sore on her gum line. Any idea what has caused this or what we should do?

Answer:

See a dentist to evaluate the sore in your child's mouth. It sounds like an abscess from an infected tooth.

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Response by:

Dennis J McTigue, DDS Dennis J McTigue, DDS
Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
College of Dentistry
The Ohio State University