Causes of Bleeding gum / Pyorrhea

Pyorrhea is caused by a variety of several reasons. One of the most common are increased formation of bacillus bacterial infection upon the gums and teeth. The bacillus bacteria thrive and multiply on the deposits of the food that gets accumulated within the gaps of the teeth in mouth.

The main cause of pyorrhea is poor oral hygiene; however, the following can also increase the risk of a periodontal disease that infects the gum through the buildup of plaque/tarter.

  • Suffering from certain health Problems…
    • Blood Disease
    • Chronic Illness
    • Glandular Disorders
  • Improper lifestyle…   
    • Excessive smoking
    • Excessive alcohol consumption
    • Drug usage
    • Improper diet
    • Prolonged tension
  • In women…
    • During Pregnancy
    • Use of contraceptive pill
  • Wrong eating habits…
    • intake high amount white sugar and bread
    • Improper nutrition
  • Irritants…
    • Chemical
    • Physical
    • Bacterial infection
    • Allergy
  • A Deficiency of…
    • Vitamin C
    • Calcium
    • Folic Acid


Common Causes of Pyorrhea

  • Improper cleaning of teeth and brushing techniques
  • Poor oral hygiene
  • inadequate dental care
  • Injury to the gums and supporting structures, by improper use of toothpicks and toothbrush.
  • Food lodgment between the teeth.