Severe periodontal disease has symptoms such as tooth loss, abscesses and gum bleeding, notes Family Gentle Dental Care. Symptoms of oral cancer include a lump in the soft mouth tissue, trouble swallowing, ear pain, tong... More » Health Dental Dental Hygiene

Fever and sore throat are often the first signs of hand, foot and mouth disease, according to Mayo Clinic. Malaise, or generally not feeling well, is also a symptom. Red, blister-like lesions on the gums, tongue and chee... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

The symptoms of the human version of hand-foot-and-mouth disease include sore throat, tiredness and a fever of around 101 to 103 degrees Fahrenheit, says WebMD. The patient then develops blisters or sores on or in the mo... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Trench mouth, also called necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis, is a form of gum disease caused by poor dental hygiene that leads to mouth ulcers, infections and bleeding, according to Mayo Clinic. The condition was named f... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Gum disease, or periodontal disease, can be cured via surgical or non-surgical methods, according to the Mayo Clinic. The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research states brushing teeth twice a day, flossing... More » Health Dental Dental Hygiene

Deep cleaning stops the progression of periodontal disease, prevents deterioration of the bone and tissue supporting the teeth, and encourages regrowth of the gums. A deep cleaning is not the same as a routine dental cle... More »

Signs and symptoms of ITP include bruising, purple areas or pinhead-sized red spots on the skin; lumps on the skin caused by clots; nose or gum bleeding; and blood in the urine or stool, according to Cleveland Clinic. In... More » Health Conditions & Diseases