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Thank you in advance for your time. I was at the dentist
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I have 2 teeth (one at front; one beside it) keeps tingle
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Three days ago I noticed a dark red bump on my gum above my
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I was having mild peridoic pain in my bottom teeth after I ate foods like steak. Pieces of meat would get lodged in between my teeth. I went to one dentist and she said filling the teeth would make my… read more
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