What is Gingival Recession?
Gingival recession is caused by various reasons that exposes the surface of the root. It results to non-appealing image and sensitivity, especially to cold and acidic food and beverages. It can be seen in a single or multiple tooth.
What Causes Gingival Recession?
- Using hard toothbrush
- Excessive force while brushing
- Horizontal brushing
- Grinding or clenching
- Piercing of gums with pens or similar objects
- High or abnormal muscle connections
- Faulty fillings or crowns
First, the cause of the recession is addressed. The openings on the root surface are usually fixed with surgical procedures, using the person's own tissue or membranes.
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