In the mouth of a child living bacteria. They can be divided into two groups. Conditionally pathogenic microorganisms must be in the same amount as pathogenic. Such a balance is the key to the health of your entire mouth. Some changes in the child's body can cause the activation of conditionally pathogenic microorganisms, resulting in unpleasant breath in children.

Causes of odor

Consider the reasons why this can happen:

Inflammatory diseases of the oral cavity

Ailments such as angina, pharyngitis, can cause bad breath. As treatment of disease with aerosols and rinse the smell will pass.

Tooth decay or gingivitis

There are special tools, which reduce inflammation of the gums. Along with the inflammation disappears and unpleasant odor.


His reason of breath of the child may be corrosive. The treatment parents spend a lot of effort, because the maintenance of the intestinal microflora of the baby – not an easy task. After its implementation it is necessary to do everything to dysbiosis has not appeared again.

Impaired metabolism

Disturbed metabolism can also be a cause of bad breath. Pathology could be acquired by the child at the genetic level from parents.

This is the most common causes of bad breath which can be treated, and in some cases even pass by themselves. It should say that there are diseases in which the breath is a Prime symptom of a serious disease.

Disease and smell

If even after that the child has bad breath for two to three days, it is recommended to contact your pediatrician. He can send to the dentist and this is quite reasonable. If this specialist will not detect the causes of the odor, a thorough examination and diagnosis must spend the pediatrician. In the list of necessary diagnostic measures included standard tests, ultrasound of the stomach and other internal organs, expert advice narrow focus.

A putrid odor indicates lowered acidity of a stomach of the baby and its inflammation. Many people know that the smell of acetone is a strong sign of diabetes. It is really so. The characteristic odor of ammonia indicates the disorder in the kidneys.

Only a qualified doctor will be able to put this or that diagnosis, so parents should not nominate their own assumptions about the cause of the odor and, moreover, to treat the child.