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A 44-year-old female asked:

root canal 10 years ago says its not an abbess on my gum?wants 2 root canal through my front cap, only hurts if i push down on what he says no absess

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Dr. Louis Gallia
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
See endodontist: See an endodontist. Specialist who does root canals for opinion.
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
Pain Management 36 years experience
Endo re-treatment: Post-treatment disease is, inevitably, a result of bacteria and infection. Sometimes the failure of the patient to maintain oral hygiene can result in the failure of even the most well executed root-canal and re-treatment is warranted. .

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Last updated Apr 11, 2015

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