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A 17-year-old female asked:

Area of two teeth hurts when i drink cold/slightly cold liquids. chewing doesn't hurt, pain comes slowly, continues if liquid is present. what is it?

3 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 53 years experience
Probably: Probably a cavity, an infection of one or more teeth. Can also be fracture, gum recession with root exposure, or other cause(s). Please see your Dentist who can examine the area, test the teeth for vitality, evaluate gum/bone health, xRay to look between teeth and under the gums, check your occlusion thermal test, and then advise the appropriate treatment.
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry 54 years experience
IDK: I don't know and this cannot be determined over the internet, sight unseen and without the benefit of x-rays of the area. Merely giving you a list of possibilities is not helpful and may even be a disservice. See a dentist for a one on one evaluation and find out for sure. May range from simple hypersensitive tooth to severe dental problem.
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
Sensitivity to Cold: If pain lingering only moments, sensitivity generally does not signal a serious problem. It may be caused by a small decay, lost filling or sensitive root surface. You should see your dentist for a proper evaluation and treatment options.

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