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Toothache for 4 yr old, dental care - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   doctor I have one child. she is four years old
Doctor :Ok
User :   she was used to eat so many chocolates in a day and because of that she got cavity in her teeth
User :she is very small what can i do?
Doctor :   Is she complaining of pain?
Doctor :   Is ther any swelling
Doctor :   etc
Doctor :hello are you there?
Doctor :   Since you are not responding, I have to clsoe the window, please get back to us for medical query
User :   i am sorry i got disconnected
User :   she has no pain
User :   no swelling
Doctor :   ok, let me explain you
User :   ok
Doctor :   Treatmentof decay in the primary teeth (temporary teeth )presents essentially the same risk as it does in the permanent teeth
User :   ?
Doctor :   The teeth needs a removal
User :   ok
Doctor :   if badly decayed
User :   ok
Doctor :   Ensure from this age, for twice daily brushing
Doctor :   so that she follows lifetime

User :   ok
Doctor :   which is very important
Doctor :   Make a habit of thorough flossing after every meal or chocolate or candy
User :   ok
Doctor :   These are the primary actions that are to be started right today
User :   ok
Doctor :   Gift her for doing so
User :   anyother thing which can be done at home
Doctor :   These are the healthy actions
User :   ok
Doctor :   that are to be inculated from the childhood days
User :   k
Doctor :   You can rub the teeth with salt
Doctor :   and gums with the salt
Doctor :   which kills the bacterial and microorganisms
User :   as she has primary teeth then this cavity won't effect on her new teeth
Doctor :   It would not
Doctor :   but her eating problems start
Doctor :   If she hve them from the early childhood
User :   ok
User :   fine doctor
User :   thanks for giving me your valveable time
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting us
Doctor :   Bye
User :   bye
User :   hi
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