Dentine hypersensitivity

What is Dentine hypersensitivity?

Dentine is the outer covering of teeth. When we eat cold food we feel intense pain (dentine hypersensitivity) because of damage to dentine due to infection, fluoride deficiency and stagnation of carbohydrate foods specially sweets .

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Hi, so I jad braces before when I was around 14. And when I got them taken off I felt that my left canine tooth would sometimes hurt a little and...

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The pain associated with canine tooth after orthodontic treatment is due to dentine hypersensitivity.
There is...

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I've just started getting sensitive teeth (front top & bottom), assuming it was related to cavities I made a dentist appointment, however he said I...

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The sensitivity may be due to -bone loss
periodontal pocket,gingival recession and regressive changes like cervical abrasion and...

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Tooth ache. Cold water brings pain and a cavity in wisdom teeth.

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What I understand from your query is that you are having pain while drinking cold water in your teeth and...

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I have really sensitive gums when I eat sweet, sour, or salty things. They feel like there's pins and needles on my gums and I tried using those...

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I ate an Ice cream and since from last 3-4 days suffering from teeth sensitivity. At the start I felt like some electric shock is being...

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hello doctor ,i am doing BDS 3rd year . My uncle in Germany who is 40 years old complained of sensitive teeth.so i asked him to use sensodyne KF...

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I had my teeth cleaned in the first week of Feb 2011. The Dr said I will have some pain and hot & cold sensitivity for some time. But I am having...

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My mother age of 58 is suffering with tooth pain. She has sensitive teeth and few of her teeth was removed. Dentist has advised to remove one more...

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Hi, I have had acid reflux in my throat and mouth (LPR) for about 5 months.I had one sensitive tooth that had two root canals but was still...

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Hi, My theeth bacame sensitive and also have issue with gums (sometime time i feel it releases pus. Can you please suggest any precautions or some...

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