Type of stomatitis, when the mucous membrane covering the alveolar process of the jaw is affected. In addition to the general causes of a disease of the membrane of a different localization (see Stomatitis), the most common is the dirty content of the oral cavity, the presence of dental deposits (see Dental calculus).
Symptoms During the examination, redness, swelling of the gums is noticeable, while eating and brushing your teeth, it may bleed slightly. If oral hygiene is not observed, the gum is covered with plaque, ulcers, tissue necrosis, halitosis occur. The disease can spread to other parts of the oral mucosa.
Treatment: systematic dental care, rinsing, removal of tartar, treatment of periodontitis, sparing diet.