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A 42-year-old member asked:

Need some dental expertise! my temp filling i put in the hole is on top of or touching my amalgam (silver/mercury) fillings?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
No worry: Just be sure to contact your dentist to have a temporary filling replaced with a permanent one. Take care.
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A 31-year-old member asked:

Was wondering if my temp filling i put in the hole is on top of or touching my amalgam (silver/mercury) fillings?

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Dr. Tarek Hamid
Dentistry 10 years experience
Temp. Fix : That is ok tell you see a dentist to restore that tooth properly, sounds like you have a cavity next to or under an amalgam filling, haste to be fixed before it turns into roost canal treatment to that tooth...
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