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Yellowing of the teeth enamel. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hI.
User :   Hello
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Myself, 25 years old
Doctor :   Hi.
User :   My teeth's are tuned to yellowish since last 1 month, what could be reason for this?
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Is there any bad breath or tooth ache?
User :   nothing as such
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   I am a smoker
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   Age-25, gender-Male, Occupation-HR Professional,Marital Status-Single,Height-175 Cms,Weight-76Kgs,Dependents:yes
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often and how long?
User :   I will Smoke no, drink ocassionally
User :   Since last 2 years
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   The most common causes for yellowing are coffee, wine and soft drinks
Doctor :   The stains can be removed by a simple cleaning procedure at a dentist
User :   Is it because of Smoke also?
Doctor :   Yellowing is normal to an extent
User :   ok
Doctor :   Teeth have yellow tones because of their mineral content.
Doctor :   This gives strength to the teeth, and so should not be considered to be a bad feature.
User :   but its become yellowish since last couple of months only.Any other particular reason in this?
Doctor :   Coffee, Tea, can cause this.
User :   Thanks for the info
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