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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u?
User :   hello doctor
User :   i m having dental problem
Doctor :   k
User :   i have lots of cavities
Doctor :   tell ur age & all probs?
User :   many times i filled them , went for root canal
Doctor :   k
User :   but again i have cavities
Doctor :   r u in medications??
User :   i m 31 years old
User :   no
Doctor :   Have you had any similar problems in the past?
User :   yes
Doctor :   k
User :   what should i do
Doctor :   have u taken any RCTs?
User :   what is RCTs?
Doctor :   do u smoke/take tobacco?
User :   yes
User :   i smoke
Doctor :   If you have multiple cavities, the most straightforward thing to do
Doctor :   would be to have them filled
Doctor :   But you say that you have already had them filled
User :   ok but again ib another teeth i get cavity
Doctor :   and also had root canal treatment (RCT) done
User :   i fill one teeth
Doctor :   Then there could be two scenarios
User :   i get cavity in another
Doctor :   You are prone to cavities, that is, you are much more likely to have cavities than most people

Doctor :   Or your treatment could be faulty
Doctor :   In either case
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