Tag Archives: Tooth Infection

Pain after extraction

I had a fractured tooth extracted from my upper jaw a couple of weeks ago and I am still in agony. The pain, which is actually in my lower jaw is radiating and I can’t seem to get any pain … Continue reading

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Dental work on a six year old?

I don’t understand why my dentist wants to fill my six year olds teeth. They’re going to fall out anyway. John H.- Colorado John, Yes, your child’s teeth will fall out, but in the meantime they could get infected. If … Continue reading

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How long will an abscess tooth be controlled without medication?

Let’s say I don’t treat an abscess tooth at all. How long will an abscess tooth stay in your gums before I am in serious trouble? Could it take a year before it does damage. Could it take a week … Continue reading

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Can a sinus infection cause tooth pain?

The last couple of days I’ve had a lot of bad coughing, lots of stuff coming up (yellow and white looking mucus from the back of my throat), and my left ear is hurting. Today I noticed when I chew … Continue reading

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Is it possible to have a toothache after wisdom teeth are pulled out?

I got my top wisdom teeth removed on June 1st, 2011 and I am going to get my bottom wisdom teeth extracted next year and am concerned. Beginning December, I started to develop a toothache on my left top side … Continue reading

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If I have an infection in my tooth, is that dangerous?

I don’t know hardly anything about dentistry, but I think a broken tooth is causing me some real problems. Last Friday, one of the teeth in the very back of my mouth broke in to pieces. One piece came out, … Continue reading

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