Hep C and oral conditions?

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   Posted 3/12/2008 6:24 PM (GMT -6)   
Can Hep C cause oral conditions such as purple/red swollen gums, receding gums, and fever blisters?

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   Posted 3/12/2008 7:36 PM (GMT -6)   
Hello M1, I have never heard of it being one of the symptoms.

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   Posted 3/12/2008 10:28 PM (GMT -6)   

m1, hi and welcome to the forum. By the description you gave it sounds like peridontal disease. The symptoms are as follows mouth sores, swollen gums, bright red or redish-purple looking gums, shiny gums, bleeding gums (you may even see some blood on your toothbrush even if you brush softly). You should see a dentist before you do anything else. It is easily treatable so don't panic. Good luck and let us know.


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