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affect of infected tooth on eye sight

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Kirschner
9 years experience Dentistry
See dentist: Do not write to an on-line source. We cannot treat you with magic. You must go to the dentist. You infected tooth must be treated. Do not delay.
Dr. SCOTT HARWOOD
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Obvious answer: Without trying to be flippant the obvious answer is to see your dentist to have the tooth treated. You should also be aware that the symptoms may be r ... Read More

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Weiguo Li
Dr. Weiguo Li answered
26 years experience Family Medicine
See your doc: If you still have the swelling then you infection may not be controlled. You need change antibiotics or even use i've meds. See your doctor again, mak ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Swelling: This can be serious. Please call your dentist or endodontic specialist. Antibiotic may help in time, but call now to be sure.
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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Phone Call...: Call your treating dentist immediately. You're asking for a specific time for the swelling to subside, which cannot be determined based on the little ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. R Lee Hinson
38 years experience Dentistry
It is possible: That infection from a tooth can affect certain sensory nerves that serve the facial areas where the nerve distribution is found. Altered sensation or ... Read More
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
It could: Internal pressure from the infection can temporarily alter the transmission of nerve impulses. The acidity of the infection can also affect the chemis ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
42 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
It Can: A dental abscess can certainly contribute to pain in the head and neck region, as well as your feeling lightheaded. With your history of MVP, you sho ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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ENT exam: Sinuses must be checked for reinfection, relapse, nasal/sinus polyps, abscess and you will need formal examination, allergy testing and pulmonary func ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Liu
Dr. David Liu answered
19 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Get checked: You may have an infection, which is more likely, or have a foreign body in your eye. The best path would be to go and get checked, by either your pri ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Not likely: Is your eye sight not good from uncorrected vision that would be clear with proper glasses or contacts? Or because of some disease process which need ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Wear glasses: Or contacts. Using a computer will not damage your eyes.
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ari Weitzner
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Wont change...: ..After months. You might need glasses or touch-up if vision not optimal.
A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
45 years experience Ophthalmology
This : This may be simply dryness. Before going to any eye doctor, get some over the counter tears like blink or thera tears and use 4-6 times a day and see ... Read More
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