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Gum Diseases

Splitting gums



above my top tooth, my gum is beginning to split open. i dont have any pain, i am just wandering what this is?


This can be due to several reasons:

In summary, you need to visit a dentist for a definite diagnosis.

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Binnaz   Leblebicioglu, DDS, MS, PhD Binnaz Leblebicioglu, DDS, MS, PhD
Associate Professor of Periodontology
College of Dentistry
The Ohio State University