The Gum Ridge

By: Maxx Musemeche

Facts

  • The sockets the gum ridge forms for the teeth can be felt with the tongue right above the top teeth or below the bottom teeth.
  • The gum ridge can wear down after a while due to different kinds of tobacco which can lead to tooth lose, gum disease and or cancer.
  • The gum ridge is consisted of gums, bone, nerves and blood vessels which hold the teeth in place and also keep a constant blood flow to the teeth.
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