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Healthy Mouth, Healthy Kids

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


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