IN THIS ARTICLE
What Are Teething Symptoms and Signs?
Many children have little or no problem with teething, while others may have significant discomfort. Usually, the pain with teething comes and goes and may seem to ease after several minutes. Teething symptoms are not well defined, and parents as well as care providers often attribute symptoms to teething, which may not be accurate. Some of the symptoms of teething can be attributed to the dental follicle (sac containing the developing tooth) and the release of inflammatory agents during the tooth eruption.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/6/2015
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE
Must Read Articles Related to Teething
Patient Comments & Reviews
The eMedicineHealth doctors ask about Teething:
Teething - Remedies
What age did your child start teething, and what remedies did you find effective?
Teething - Symptoms and Signs
What teething symptoms and signs did your child experience?
Read What Your Physician is Reading on Medscape
Childhood habits appear in many different forms.