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Teeth problem

i have an whole in a back molder and the gums are white underneath and in alot of pain from the whole in my tooth
Asked On : Sun, 11 Mar 2012
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Hole in the tooth is due to the decay and the the white lesion under the gums are arised due to formation of abscess as a result of spread of infection into periapical area.
Please do visit a dentist and get the pus drained .
Infected pulp has to be removed and tooth has to be restored.
Use chlorhexidine mouthrinses to gargle.
Maintain oral hygiene well.
Hope this helps.
Answered: Tue, 4 Jun 2013
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