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Tooth enamel loss - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can i help you?
User :   i have this bad habbit of biting nails
Doctor :   ok

User :  
bcs of which my front tooth enamela are deegrading
User :  
can this be fixed
Doctor :  
nail enamel can be fixed with a cap
User :   not nail

User :  
mt tooth enamel is lossing
Doctor :   yeah the dentist can fix it with a cap for tooth
User :   will my tooth crack
User :   right now there ia only a small minute cut which i think is the enamel loss

User :   isnt there any other solution other than cap

Doctor :   if the tooth is weakened it may crack also
User :  
can enamel be reinstated
Doctor :  
it takes time for the enamel to grow back
User :  
does the tooth enamel grow back
Doctor :  
provided you leave the habit of nail biting
User :   ok
Doctor :  
may i know your age?
User :   26
Doctor :   is there anything else i can help you with?

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