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Signs of Gum Cancer to Be On the Lookout For
Posted on 11/16/2020 by Pacific Maxillofacial Center
When the cells of your upper or lower gums grow out of control and form tumorous lumps or lesions, you may have early stages of gum cancer. Gum cancer is a type of head and neck cancer that professionals treat in much the same way as other similar cancers. Outward Signs of Gum Cancer If you notice dark, red, or white patches anywhere on your gums may be as simple as stains from a dental filling or benign tumors of your blood vessels. If they persist more than two weeks, you should make an appointment to have them explored more fully. Often, gum cancer symptoms, such as bleeding gums,... Read more...