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Getting sensitivity after drinking cold water. Is it a symtoms of tooth decay?

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am getting sensitivity if i drink cold water is it a symtoms of tooth decay?
Posted Tue, 31 Jul 2012 in Dental Health
Answered by Dr. Chandra Shekhar Sharma 21 minutes later

Welcome to XXXXXXX

When nerves inside tooth are exposed to environment, it become sensitive to hot and cold.

It can occur due to erosion, exposed nerve roots and decaying teeth.

You should get your teeth examined with a Dentist.

Mean while you can use desensitizing tooth pastes like Sensodent-kf for relief.

You should clean your teeth daily after lunch, dinner and before going to bed.

If you have further query, please feel free to ask.

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