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Are There Some Genetic Reasons I Get Dental Abscesses Off And On
From a medical standpoint, "genetic" refers to the potential heritability of various medical conditions. While some conditions are inevitable (at some point in one's life) as a consequence of simple genetic heritability (eg huntington's disease), a large number of medical conditions (including all behaviorial health disorders) are the expressed final pathway of a ...Read more
Urgent! I have what i assume to be a "dental abscess". What can happen if i don't get it treated right away?
Bacteremia: Make an appointment with your dds immediately to be seen tomorrow morning . If you do not get your dental concern diagnosed by a professional, you are doing yourself a disservice! a dental abcess is a localized infection specific to one tooth. If it is not treated, bacteria from that infection can spread into your bloodstream, which is called a bacteremia. This is a "full body" infection. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Not likely: While dental abcesses can drain and be non painful, they will not go away from treatment other than removing the offensive tooth or causative agent. If the nerve of a tooth is infected, performing a root canal to remove it usually helps heal an abcess. If a tooth is infected (abcessed) and nonrestorable, then removal will help heal the area. Self cures for dental abcesses are not recommended, imo. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
You can't...: Get rid of dental abscess on your own. You can only treat symptoms with antibiotics and pain medications. Until the source of the abscess is gone, you will have ongoing infections. Ab will only contain the symptoms in check for little while. This can be taken care of in two ways...One is an extraction of a tooth and the other option is to have a root canal treatment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
If i get a dental implant and decide for no aparrent reason to take it off, will the gum tissue repair by itself?
WHY? Don't do it.: If you decided to not use your implant, then do not restore it . Just sleep your implant, it will preserve your bone. Do not remove it unless there is a sign of infection. Removing the implant, even if it was placed in a bad location will cause bone loss. It only should be done if you attempt to replace it with another implant in the right location. Gum will heal after implant removed but why? ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Dental abscess and eating, please answer quickly? I have a dental abscess that's currently draining on it's own. I know i need to go to the dentist, but can I eat like this? I don't want to get a worse infection, but my teeth don't hurt, the gum is just s
Abscess is a condition in which a person has an infection in a part of his body, and the infection is being surrounded and fought off by his white blood cells, causing a lump of purulent whitish thick material (pus) where the infection is. Abscesses can be very small like an acne pustule, or they can be ...Read more
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