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when a tooth is about to come through?????

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Asked by Anonymous at 7:39 PM on Jun. 10, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • the gum will be very soft for one. the baby will probably be nawing on things/hands pretty avidly.

    Answer by threeeunder3 at 7:41 PM on Jun. 10, 2009

  • the gums will be bulging white. You will see a little knot on the gums. You will see that particular part of the gum turn white. and the baby will be fussy, sometimes babies run fevers, have diarrhea, and drool a lot, chew on their hands or fingers or other objects.

    Answer by 2wndrfl_btrflys at 7:42 PM on Jun. 10, 2009

  • is it common for two to come thru at once. she has the white bulging on her bottom gums where her front 2 should be......

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:43 PM on Jun. 10, 2009

  • OH yeah, every baby is different, my son had both bottom teeth come through and then a week later both top teeth!

    Answer by MamaRoberts at 9:40 PM on Jun. 10, 2009

  • How old were they? My son has been chewing and suckiing his hands since he was born. And drooling and chewing for a few months. And for about the last month his bottom gums have been white but nothing.

    Answer by ashtonjames at 9:42 PM on Jun. 10, 2009

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