What is inflammation?
Inflammation (also known as Stomatitis) is a local reaction against infection that involves the release of antibacterial agents to defend the body. It usually manifests as a change to the tissue colour of the mouth, from pink to red, or in more severe cases, involving swelling and/or bleeding upon probing.
- Mouth irritation.
- Redness and swelling.
- A feeling of heat in the affected area.