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why does my tooth ache at night

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
43 years experience Family Medicine
Bruxism: Many things could cause this and i would recommend you see your dentist for a good check up and official answer. However, often we clinch our jaws an ... Read More
Dr. Charles Kattuah
23 years experience Dentistry
Pulpitis: A dull, nagging night time tooth ache is usually caused by a tooth pulp that is inflamed. Your dentist should be able to diagnose the problem. If that ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gilberto Nunez
18 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Several options: Sometimes infections or sinus infections can create pressure that will increase and develop pain, visit your dentist.
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Dr. Charles Coleman
25 years experience General Practice
Apical peridontitis: Vist your dentist for extraction or root canal therapy.I hurts because you are finished doing everything else.Pain exist tomalert you something is wro ... Read More
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Myra Skluth
35 years experience Internal Medicine
See your doctor: Pain of this severity may represent a tumor in the bone or an occult fracture. See your doctor.
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Signal: Pain is one of hour bodies signals that something is wrong. Make an appointment with your family physician for diagnosis, treatment, or referral. Go ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leopold Weinstein
46 years experience Dentistry
Please : Please go and have this tooth looked at by an endodontist. Sometimes the tooth needs to be retreated. Or it could be another tooth. Anyway this demand ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Errol Ozdalga
13 years experience Hospital-based practice
Pain control: Not sure what the biopsy was for but sounds like you need something to help with the pain first. Try tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marvin Ott
20 years experience Emergency Medicine
No Need: to worry, but go see your dentist again. Cavities can develop over time, and you could have gotten one in the last year. Pain from grinding is still a ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Farr
Specializes in Dentistry
Interesting: Tonsil papillomas are viral infections, but they do not explain the tooth pain. Hpv types 6, 8, 11, and 13 are known to increase cancer risk. Your sy ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Toothache: A toothache can be cause by so many different factors. Bruxism, fractures, caries, infection, periodontal disease, recession, traumatic occlusion, the ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lawrence Kessler
56 years experience Periodontics
See a dentist: the pain if from your tooth is from an infection probably because of bacteria in or near the nerve of the tooth and the swelling from the acid from th ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
36 years experience Dentistry
Going to a dentist: See a dentist ASAP for your toothache. In the meantime OTC pain meds can help. Avoid chewing on the tooth that is painful. The longer you wait to ... Read More

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