Introduction: Gum disease
Gum disease: Dental condition affecting the gums.
Gum disease: A common cause of tooth loss after age 35 is gum (periodontal) disease. These are infections of the gum and bone that hold the teeth in place.1
Researching symptoms of Gum disease: Further information about the symptoms of Gum disease is available including a list of symptoms of Gum disease, or alternatively return to research other symptoms in the symptom center.
1. excerpt from Taking Care of Your Teeth and Mouth - Age Page - Health Information: NIA
Medical Tools & Articles:
- Risk Factor Center
- Medical Statistics Center
- Medical Treatment Center
- Prevention Center
- Medical Tests Center