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Yorkiee Mon 20-Jul-20 12:55:56

I'm 100% it was there. Sharp pointy part. I even felt it.

2 days later and it's gone. I'm thinking gums are swollen, looks swollen and tooth hiding under?

Anyone experience this?

I keep checking to see if it's showing again but no.

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Puddlelane123 Mon 20-Jul-20 13:07:12

Yep, happened with my dc when he was 10 months old. Obvious tooth coming through, little white nub, told the whole family (in the way you do with a first baby!) and then two days later it totally disappeared. This coincided with him jumping in his cot and occasionally hitting the bars so I was terrified that he’d knocked it out. Never got to the bottom of it as about a week later out it popped again and did no further disappearing acts.

Just one in a long line of parenting moments that sent me to google..I seem to remember reading it happens alot.

BertieBotts Mon 20-Jul-20 13:08:26

Yes the gums get swollen and cover it up. Don't worry, it will be back!

DriftGames Mon 20-Jul-20 13:10:12

Yep, DD 4.5 months and it appeared, she's 8 months now and it hasn't returned!

2155User Mon 20-Jul-20 13:14:02

Yes, really common!

Yorkiee Mon 20-Jul-20 13:31:41

Aww thanks everyone! Yep I told everyone 😅

I hope it comes back soon

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