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Problems about swallowing dental brace - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: General Health
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello could you tell me how would i know if i have swallowed a bracket to my braces
User :   as i have this interguestion feeling in the neck and chest
Doctor :   Do you mean you have tightness in the chest
Doctor :   Can you explain more about the problem
Doctor :   How it started?
User :   no its like a cold sansation in the thoat and like a mild burning
Doctor :   Did you swallow anything ?
User :   i scared i could have swallowed a bracket from my braces
Doctor :   What brace do you have?
User :   also this morning i think i had a memory problem as my dad told me the time when he woke me and i couldnt understand him and was saying what was that and he had to repeat it 4 times till i understood and i am like that at all what is wrong thre
User :   then he come in to ask about a latch to the door and then i didnt know what he was talking about again
User :   orthodontic braces on my teeth
Doctor :   Check how many braces you wear and how many are left
Doctor :   This confirms if you swallowed
User :   oh k
User :   and what about my other questions
Doctor :   I think the other thing is just a spontaneous reaction
Doctor :   Sometimes it happens to me also so I do not see any worrisome thing
Doctor :   This is just Ok if someone wakes you up
User :   u dont know what they are talking about and have to repeat alot b4 u know what they said
Doctor :   when you are in deep sleep
Doctor :   Yes that happens
User :   what if it not from just waking up and ask u sumthing in the day and you dont know what there saying
Doctor :   Then you might be immersed in some thoughts about your work or some planning you are doing
Doctor :   This happens to many people to comprehend what other person says if you are not concentrating
Doctor :   They tend to ask 3 to 4 times
User :   i wasnt busy and he asked and it was like what
User :   and he had reapeated it like 4 times
Doctor :   Did he repeat with intervals in between
Doctor :   or very fast 4 times?
User :   no in intervals
Doctor :   Ok, did you understand after 4 times?
User :   sort of
User :   not really
User :   whats Wrong
Doctor :   Ok finally you understood
Doctor :   That is fine, I do not think you have anything wrong happening
Doctor :   Because on my experiences I felt the same and feel completely
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