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Tooth abcess or impacted wisdom tooth problem

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Behram Dalal
30 years experience Dentistry
Best to be : Evaluated by a dentist. Once an exam and appropriate x-rays are taken a more definitive diagnosis and aporopriate treatment recomnendations can be re ... Read More

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Unknown: It may not rupture at all, but spread between the muscles. Please see the surgeon who extracted the tooth for further guidance.
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
See your surgeon: If you have an abscess, an accumulation of infected material, it requires treatment. Please return to the General Dentist or Oral Surgeon who removed ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Tsoucaris
28 years experience Dentistry
Absolutely: Not always necessary to remove. Consult with a omfs.
Dr. J.Todd Martin
35 years experience Dentistry
YES........: Even if your wisdom teeth aren't causing any pain or other problems, they may cause problems at some point. The most common problems are decay, infect ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Your question ?: You did not really ask anything, just stated facts. Hopefully after your surgery you will be feeling a lot better. All the best...
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Koos
20 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Only if Emergency: - which can described as a large abscess/facial swelling, causing fever, chills, nausea, vomiting, pain on swallowing, difficulty breathing, inability ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Have yourself evaluated by a local dentist for treatment options.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Osman Mohamed
18 years experience Dentistry
Wisdom tooth: Consult with oral surgeon/ oro-maxillofacial surgeon.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ivelisse Rivera-Godreau
23 years experience Family Medicine
TMJ : Sounds more to me that you are dealing with TMJ issues. You can be having both problems at the same time so it would be advisable to see your dentist ... Read More
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Dr. Shawn Gurtcheff
20 years experience Fertility Medicine
Generally : Generally speaking it is preferable to avoid illness or additional medication during the ivf cycle. However, medical and dental issues also need to b ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Hard to say...: The situation needs to be physically seen and evaluated by a local dentist. Please call for an appointment.

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