Dental work or cleaning can cause tiny cuts in your gums. For most people this isn't a problem. But it can be serious if you have certain health conditions.
To prevent problems, tell your dentist about your health and what medicines you take.
Tell your dentist if you:
Go to https://www.healthwise.net/patientEd
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Current as of:
August 9, 2016
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
& E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine
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