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I have a crown on the 1st molar (3rd molar extracted) which
I have a crown on the 1st molar (3rd molar extracted) which has had a root canal. Everything was unsuccessful as it aches and hurts when I chew. Also sensitive to cold. I think my dentist wants to do … read more
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I have noticed some swelling on the gums by one of the molars in the back of my mouth. Not sure if this has something to do with the wisdom teeth coming in or there is a problem with said molar… read more
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In case anybody who has previously responded to my questions replies, here is a breif update: I had my LL7 extracted and that pain has gone, got dry socket blah blah but it's healing well now, Another… read more
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About 3 months ago I began having discomfort in my upper left molar #14 (second from the back - I had wisdom teeth removed 25 years ago) when I would eat. It wasn't all the time, but noticable. I also… read more
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I had a root canal treatment done in Italy about 7 years ago, but that dentist was taking a long time to do it and didn't seem to know what he was doing. I then moved to Turkey and another dentist had… read more
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Any advice would be greatly appreciated. I am not sure what
Any advice would be greatly appreciated. I am not sure what I should do next? I had a top molar retreated today (root canal procedure) by my local dentist (general dentist not an endodontist). My orig… read more
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I have a lot of pain in my right side upper 2nd molar it has had a root canal and has a gold crown on it, the pain is on the back side of the tooth slightly above the gum line the molar in front of it… read more
Dr. Mitch
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211 satisfied customers
I had a pain in upper molar in January when chewing
I had a pain in upper molar in January when chewing something hard. Dentist said tooth was cracked and put a small crown on it. He said it will be sensitive for a few weeks. Well it has been 4 months … read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
5,789 satisfied customers
I am a brass player. I have an upper 2nd molar that cracked
I am a brass player. I have an upper 2nd molar that cracked 3 years ago.. Recently I was told by my dentist that my molar was in serious decay and needed to be extracted. He said that half of the mola… read more
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A few weeks ago I had a lower molar extracted. Shortly
A few weeks ago I had a lower molar extracted. Shortly thereafter a foul discharge started to come out of the upper molar - the one right above the extracted tooth. The taste is less foul now but the … read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
5,789 satisfied customers
I've had periodic pain in my lower molar for over a year. I
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Julian Chen
Julian Chen
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
567 satisfied customers
I have an abscess on my gum measuring about 5mm in diameter.
I have an abscess on my gum measuring about 5mm in diameter. It appeared above my first pre-molar two days ago. I had a root canal and crown done on the adjacent pre-molar about 5 months ago. The absc… read more
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Master's Degree
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x-ray shows abscess upper left 2nd molar, but tooth non-tender and not loose. there is swelling of gum with tenderness however. Fairly severe headache, but not really localized. Maxillae also non-tend… read more
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I seem to have an infection in my gum by a molar. Is there
I seem to have an infection in my gum by a molar. Is there anything I can do from home to help get rid of it. It doesn't hurt at all, but seems to have a secretion coming out of it. I can't get to a d… read more
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Doctoral Degree
567 satisfied customers
I have a sore jaw & a very irritated feeling in my gum above
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Dr Rao
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My son (age 4) has a an abcessed back tooth (k) on the left
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Dr. George McKee
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Doctoral Degree
1,392 satisfied customers
I had a dental abscess in one tooth which has been extracted
I had a dental abscess in one tooth which has been extracted and the tooth adajacent to that was diagnosed with an abscess prior to extraction over a year ago.I have had several treatments but the mol… read more
Dr. George McKee
Dr. George McKee
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Doctoral Degree
1,392 satisfied customers
My gum seems to be absessed but my tooth doesn't seem to be
My gum seems to be absessed but my tooth doesn't seem to be absessed. Can my gum absess spread to my tooth? My doctor wants to do a root canal even though it does not appear as though the absess is in… read more
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