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I've been having pains in my upper right incisor for two…

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Thanks. I've been having...

Thanks. I've been having pains in my upper right incisor for two days. No warning at all, just this pain that started in the middle of the night

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?

48hrs

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the dentist should know?

I've only had tooth ache once and had a molar removed. I'm 54

Submitted: 5 months ago.Category: Dental
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Experience: Dentist and Anesthesiologist for 38 years.Anesthesiology Fellow-Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.Evaluator for Maryland State Board of Dental Examiners.
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There are many things that could cause tooth pain. Is the tooth loose? Is the tooth decayed? Do you have gum disease? Have you had any trauma to the tooth? Does the lower opposing tooth hit this tooth prematurely? Do you have X-rays of your teeth to upload?

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