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My wife's jaw is swollen on the left side. It started on Christmas Day as a pain now it is swollen. I hate to have her wait any longer to get relief. She went to the ER on Christmas Day but was told t… read more
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I am just recovering from an abscess and was prescribed amoxicillin and metronidazole when my face became swollen. I don't have an appointment with my dentist until Mon 9th Nov because I'm going away … read more
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Hi! So I know Ive been asking many questions lately and I do apologize in advance, however I am very appreciative of the kind assistance I have received. This morning I saw the oral surgeon for a foll… read more
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I've had a molar that bothers me from time to time for over six years now. I was diagnosed as being diabetic when I first noticed the molar in the bottom right of my mouth. A doctor looked in my mouth… read more
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I've had this broken tooth for about 2 years, it's been semi hurting for a few months now, (no insurance) and It's been to the point now that hurts alot, I think the nerve is exposed and I see a denti… read more
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My Gum under one of my teeth is swollen like a small balloon. What is that ? and what should I do?… read more
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I'm having a great deal of pain in my lower left gum line and cheek, swelling of the jaw line, and ear pain. The pain is targeted under a tooth that had a root canal 5 years ago. My dentist told me 2 … read more
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my fiance is 32yrs old and never had wisdom teeth pulled, and has been told he doesn't have them to begin with. His last moler, left lower jaw is completely hollowed out and is dead. He already was gi… read more
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This is about me a human, not for my pet...Back in 1968 I had a root canal on second tooth from the front tooth... Back about eight years ago my dentist suggested we put a crown on that tooth as the t… read more
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I have a crown on the bottom right side that started reacting to cool tempatures of food and drinks about 2 weeks ago. I changed my toothpaste to one for sesitve teeth at that time. I am now having pa… read more
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