I'm having teeth troubles.

Hello my name is Abigail and I have been having a toothache on the right side of my mouth on my molars and it want go away and some spots on my gums are red . So what should I do. By the way I am 11 years old

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Answer: Teeth troubles

By Sarah h
Dental Professional

Since you mentioned you are 11 years old, you may be experiencing the eruption of your second or 12 year molars.  This would explain the red spots on your gums as well if the tooth is breaking through the tissue.  It is important to let your parents know what you are experiencing and if the symptoms/pain is getting worse.  This will allow them to schedule a dental visit for you if necessary.  

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