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2 1 5 hours ago
It’s been about 12 hours since one of my wisdom teeth was extracted. I just looked in the mirror and seen a hard white bump behind the extraction site. My gum is a little sore in the area and a little discomfort in my jaw around the area. Is it something to worry? Or something that will go away?
1 0 5 hours ago
i have gaps inbetween all my top teeth that I would like to all be closed, my teeth need cleaning, I have a wisdom tooth coming through that is causing pain to my gums (have already had 2 wisdom teeth pulled in the past) and I also have an overbite that I would like to get rid of or pushed back...
2 1 8 hours ago
what would cause a cluster of cavities in a month? I had my teeth cleaned a month ago and nothing was evident at all. Today I just got 8 fillings on my top teeth. I am a type 2 diabetic on an insulin pump and take an antidepressant and mood stabilizer. My dentist of 25 years really didn t have an...
2 1 8 hours ago
I am in need of an iron transfusion. My hemoglobin is 9. I have not felt well for quite awhile. I can t get in too seen the rheumatologist till 2/7/18.I am supposed to have 2 teeth pulled by oral surgeon. I am am going away on 2/28 and will not return till May. I don t want to be out of state and...
1 0 1 day ago
Hi, I was just brushing my teeth 10 minutes ago and while I was brushing my tongue I gagged (which is normal for me). After that gag, so white stuff appeared far back in my gums stuck inside a whole/opening. I pushed it out by pressing beside it. White stinky stuff that felt soft came out. Is...
1 0 3 days ago
Hi I am taking Alendronic Acid for osteoporosis. My dentist found that I have a fractured root under my front crown, she is going to remove the crown and root and has taken impressions to have a false tooth. I am worried about having this type of surgery, is it safe to be done by my dentist and...
3 1 4 days ago
I have been getting like tooth aches off and on and cant pin point what tooth or what is happening.Had xrays taken and cant see any thing.IT GOES AWAY AFTER I TAKE MY HYDRACODONE.I TAKE 0.125MG OF Digoxin and 25 Mg OF ATENOLOL ONCE A DAY FOR IRREGULAR HEARTBEAT Tachacardia BRADYCARDIA AND A...
3 1 4 days ago
i am 66 years old and i just pulled a primary or deciduous tooth from lower right side about 4 teeth back from center and there is a small piece of the root hanging tough in the gum and perhaps attached to jaw bone. there is no adult tooth below. what will happen if i just let area heal at this...
7 1 4 days ago
I have had canker sores occasionally since I was a teenager, all of a sudden, I now have at least 6. They are very painful. I can t eat or even talk without excruciating pain. I have a dr. Appointment on Tuesday. Is there anything I can do to reduce the pain in the meantime?
2 1 4 days ago
I had a deep rooted wisdom tooth removed but they gave me amoxicillin after instead of before. The root is very infected I went back to the dentist and he gave me metronidazole. I am now taking both but I have had numb mouth since which was 4 days ago is this normal
3 1 5 days ago
Should I go to emergency room....I had biopsy of lower right gum this past Wednesday. Now I have significant swelling of area under the gum on lower right side of jawline and under my chin, with much pain. I can barely swallow as it hurts and tongue is painful, as well. I have been taking...
2 1 5 days ago
My son’sbaby tooth fell out. When he removed the tooth, the tooth was hollow and extremely bloody. After all the bleeding stopped, we noticed that a large section of gum/ roots? Was left. There is no hole where the tooth was, just a large red soft tissue there. Should we take him to the dentist ?
2 1 5 days ago
I did my root canal after which I suffered from chest congestion cold and cough. Fever comes and goes. I have been taking anitibiotics roxid 150 for 5 days. now the cough has gone but cold still exist and slightly fever is there.... need to know is this the side effect of the root canal.. and is...
6 1 5 days ago
Sir i am 25 year old i started chewing gutkha for 1 month now i quite it completle because of black colour formation inside my mouth as well as mouth doesnt open properly. Previously i can put 4 to 5 finger inside my mouth now three. Suggest me some medicines for that. Thank you
2 1 5 days ago
Hello ! I have a white patches in the back of my throat and I see the doctor and the doctor gives me antibiotics but it doesn t gone and I take two more time antibiotics by my self but the white patches still there and my breath smells like dead rat I don t know what to do please help
2 1 5 days ago
I am having severe pain in my jaw. it hurts so bad when I try to eat or drink I cry out in pain. I caked my dr and he gave me meloxicam. I took it one hour and 6 mun ago and I still hurt as bad as I did before I took the med. you are ripoff just another scam artist
2 1 5 days ago
HD all my teeth pull 2 weeks ago. I had dentures I for 48 hrs, but I had take them out to stop bleedi g, now they want go back in because my gums are thinker than when the teeth was made, plus bone I guess bone knot push out on the front of my gums. I just wondering how long before my gums get to...
2 1 5 days ago
Been having the feeling that my lower jaw was swollen for almost a week now. But i experinced no pain but tingle. And last night, my brother said that my face looked swollen. And following morning I think that I felt puss or liquid like maybe what I was feeling, was a blister or something. I had...
2 1 5 days ago
Hi I have had continuous mouth ulcers/canker sores for the last 5/6 years after having my gallbladder removals. Could there be a connection or is it just a coincidence. They can be quite large and often take at least 1/2 weeks but by then I get a new one. Fran
2 1 5 days ago
My bottom tooth has been hurting for the last couple of days. There is some skin in between my tooth that looks like a bumb. I believe my gums are swollen. My ear , neck, jaw, and shoulder all experience pain along with my toothache. My body temperature is 95.7 F
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