A 19-year-old female asked:
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having really sharp tooth pain even when just tap water touches my tooth and the side of my face hurts why? (recently had filling on it)

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Dr. Sandra Eleczko
35 years experience Dentistry
Pain: See your d noisy about your sharp pain ASAP. It is impossible to tell you why you are having this after new fillings but it could be something as simple as needing an adjustment to the filling. But it could be something more serious like an abcess.
Answered on Oct 19, 2016
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Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Pulpitis: Pulpitis. Inflammation of pulp. May settle down. Ask for pain meds. If no improvement, you may need a root canal.
Answered on Oct 19, 2016

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