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Bleeding gums and or mouth

Conditions

Gum disease

Gum disease, also known as gingivitis and periodontal disease, is where the gums become swollen, sore or infected.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Swollen or painful gums
  • Bleeding gums and or mouth
  • Breath smells bad

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Gum disease.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Haemophilia A

Haemophilia is an inherited condition that affects the blood's ability to clot.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Nose bleeding
  • Bleeding gums and or mouth
  • Easy bruising
  • Single joint stiffness
  • Affected joint feels warm

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Haemophilia A.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Mouth cancer

Mouth cancer, also known as oral cancer, is where an abnormal group of cells (tumour) develops on the surface of the tongue, mouth, lips or gums.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Mouth ulcer
  • Bleeding gums and or mouth
  • Change of voice
  • Inflamed tongue
  • White patches in mouth or tongue

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Mouth cancer.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Important: Our website provides useful information but is not a substitute for medical advice. You should always seek the advice of your doctor when making decisions about your health.

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