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Gum disease

The first stage of gum disease is called gingivitis, which is the only stage that is reversible. If not treated, gingivitis may lead to a more serious, destructive form of gum/periodontal disease called periodontitis. It is possible to have gum disease and have no warning signs. That is one reason why regu

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signs are subjective to patient. what some may consider pathologic might be treated as normal by some patients.
Gingivitis also have some warning signs but  the patient is not sensitised to them. That's why a regular check up is recommended to assess the oral condition and advise.
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Gum disease is a common word. So you can have gum disease without any warning signs.

But you cannot have periodontitis without any warning

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