Symptoms may be subtle and go unnoticed.
The most common cause of this disorder is the presence of sub gingival plaque that triggers the immune system reaction resulting in inflammation typical of gingivitis.
In addition to the board, there are other conditions that can cause this disorder: the intake of certain drugs, malnutrition, injuries, viruses and fungi, genetic predisposition.
There are a number of factors that may favor the development of gingivitis, among which smoking status, presence of diseases such as cancer, diabetes, and HIV and hormonal changes.
Although , if the initial gingivitis or mild symptoms may be mild and almost negligible , it is better not underestimate them and see a dentist of confidence, which will indicate the best way forward to solve this problem : in this way will prevent the inflammatory process of gums.
For treatment of gingivitis often regress without leaving issue. If, on the contrary, it is left untreated this may develop more serious diseases such as gingivitis, periodontitis and recurrent abscesses (inflammation deep, which can lead to tooth loss due).