Periodontal (Gum) Disease (cont.)
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When to Seek Medical Care
A dentist provides major care for diseases of the teeth and gums.
A person should visit his or her dentist for the following concerns:
If any of the above symptoms are present, plus fever, sweats, chills, or face swelling, go to a hospital's emergency department.
Other reasons to go to an emergency department include the following:
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/27/2014
Todd C. Snyder, DDS
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