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Dr. Behere
Dr. Behere, Dentist
Category: Dental
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Experience:  Masters degree, years of experience with all kinds of dental problems.
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Thank you this online service. How wonderful. Fri nite my

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Thank you for having this online service. How wonderful. Fri nite my upper tooth on my right side 2nd from the end started aching. I took advil. and tried to call my dentist but they were closed. Yesterday it also hurt especially eating or just touching the upper tooth with the lower tooth. All of a sudden tonite I could start eating again without the pain but now I see I have a like a whitish blue/black looks like a little piece of fat hanging over the tooth from my gums. So it's attached to my upper gums. Do you have any idea what this could be. Just for perspective --unfortunately I have stage 4 breast cancer which is currently controlled. thank you cindy
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dental
Expert:  Dr. Behere replied 1 year ago.

Hello Cindy,

To help me make a better diagnosis, can you upload a photo of that area here?

You can refer to these step-by-step instructions to upload your photo: http://ww2.justanswer.com/how-do-i-send-photo-or-file-expert

Alternatively, you can just use an external photo sharing site like www.imgur.com and copy-paste the URL of the image here.

Regards,
Dr. Behere

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I'm sorry I can't get you a picture and don't know how to copy and paste (like I should)
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
That's ok I'll call the dentist tomorrow. I'm hoping it's maybe just an infection of some kind. thanks anyway cindy
Expert:  Dr. Behere replied 1 year ago.

Hello,

No problem. Im sorry i cannot answer your question without a photo, that would be just guesswork.

Regards,

Dr. Behere