A 32-year-old male asked:
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My tooth hurts, because I have lost a temporary filling. It is causing teeth pain. It feels like, when you drink something cold. Is it dangerous?

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Dr. Michael Roman
25 years experience in Internal Medicine
Not : Overly dangerous. But most likely exposed nerve due to the lost filling. Call your dentist ASAP to get filling replaced before more issues occur
Answered on May 28, 2014

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