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A 37-year-old female asked:

If i have infected tooth will an infection show in blood work?'

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Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Depends...: Blood count will not be affected in early stage. Blood culture will....but not usually needed.
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 40 years experience
Not necessarily: The infection may be localized in just the area around the problematic tooth.

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