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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Klugman
45 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Yes chronic inflammation can make platelets more sticky making the person more susceptible to heart attack and stroke. It is associated with lower bir ... Read More
Dr. Joy Poskozim
Specializes in Dentistry
YES!: Cavities = bacterial infections of the tooth. Like any other infections, they can spread to other areas, like the glands under the tongue, salivary g ... Read More
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Dr. Randy Nolf
41 years experience Periodontics
Dental cavities?: Do you mean the oral cavity (mouth)? Or teeth cavities? Diseases of the oral cavity can have down stream effects in the body. Minor dental cavi ... Read More

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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Dental caries: It is very unlikely that the organisms in your husband's mouth are going to affect your individual health. Good oral care is very very important, and ... Read More
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Dr. James Rochester
25 years experience Family Medicine
Should not: Good oral care (brushing teeth at least twice a day with fluoride containing toothpaste, good oral rinse once or twice a day) not smoking or chewing t ... Read More
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Dr. Joram Seggev
Specializes in Allergy and Immunology
Need more info: As the other 2 physicians pointed out, it is unlikely that your husband's poor dentition would affect you. However, "being always sick" and "immune sy ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Zeines
50 years experience Dentistry
Yes: This should not be a problem.
Dr. Kenneth Grossman
43 years experience Endodontics
Yes: Tell your dentist you are on adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). They may deceide to use a local anes. W-out Epinephrine or w/ a lo ... Read More
Dr. Gary Chapman
34 years experience Orthodontics
Yes: Tell your dentist you are on adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). He/she may elect a slightly different formulation of local anesthe ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Cavities: What cavities are you talking about?
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elton Behner
36 years experience Dentistry
Each area has its: own specialized "lubricant" secreted by special cells in the lining of the cavity or tube!
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
45 years experience Dentistry
Strange question. : Depends what you mean by cavity. There dental caries or cavities caused by bacteria in the mouth. One could have none or many over a lifetime. There a ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kayvon Javid
19 years experience Dentistry
No: Most small and even some times medium sized cavities may not be visible on dental x-rays. This is why a clinical exam is a must.
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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Need to do what ?: Please repost with a specific question....
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Lawson
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Didelphys: When your uterus is developing it starts as two halves that become one. If this doesn't happen properly you can have duplication of the uterus and so ... Read More
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Dr. Chris Oh
Dr. Chris Oh answered
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Will need antibiotic: Sounds like you have a sinus infection which will need antibiotics for treatment. Sometimes steroids can help as well with symptoms.
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