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Broken Molar Tooth No Pain
Wisdom tooth cavity. Burning nerve pain behind tooth. No tooth pain but very sensitive mucosa around tooth. Cold drink brings pain. Is tooth culprit?
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
Upper wisdom tooth has internal resorption. No tooth pain but pain palate behind tooth and ear hurts. Is pain common with IRR?Scared. Help.
Options: A consultation with your local General Dentist and an Endodontist to discuss your treatment options would be prudent. However, if it's a wisdom tooth the recommendation would likely be to extract it. Let's start by diagnosing the cause of your pain. This cannot be done over the internet. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Burning sensitive mucosa behind upper wisdom tooth. Jaw and ear pain. No tooth pain but do have cavity in that tooth. No redness. What causing this?
Upper wisdom tooth cavity.No tooth pain but pain behind tooth and in ear. Mucosa sensitivity where pain is. No swelling,lumps, or redness. What is it?
Top wisdom tooth extracted 10 days ago-irritation b/w it and molar. Now irritation gone but dull cheek & jaw pain, and gums/bone tender above extract.
Non-vital nerve: This is only a guess. Without evaluating the tooth personally and examining a radiograph, it is impossible to tell. You may have traumatized it years ago and now the non-vital nerve is causing problems. It can also be your bite. See a local dentist for a definitive diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Bone fragment 6 months post wisdom tooth extraction and dark spot around tooth root of next molar on x-ray. Dentist says not infection? Is he right?
Second opinion: I think your dentist is right. However, like all health care professionals dentists differ in training, experience, and in personality. Just look for the second opinion with an oral surgeon. Oral surgeons will generally provide good ethical second opinions, but there may be other factors that can influence their judgment (unlikely). Hope it helps. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Root Canaled 2nd upper molar still hurts & with previous chronic facial jaw pain. Dentist said impossible as no root. Considering extraction. Wise?
I have an achey pain on the hard palate behind upper wisdom tooth. There is NO TOOTH PAIN. Cavity in the tooth. Could this b the cause. Ear & jaw pain?
1 dmd says inter resorption 1 says cavity upper wisdom tooth. No tooth pain but pain in palate,ear,and behind tooth. No redness lesion etc. ent ear ok?
My dentist recomends root canal and crown treatment after cavity filling caused extreme throbbing pain. Is this better than tooth extraction?
Lower molar tooth hurts when biting down. Had root canal several years ago have filling. No crown. No sensitivity to head or cold. Thought?
I had right side tooth, cheek and head pain. Dentist said no problem with teeth, root or nerve. It is because of stress.Now only filling tooth is pain?
What is the ?: What is causing the pain? Could be stress. To relieve stress we often grind our teeth, usually picking on one tooth. Could be a cracked tooth. Cracks are hard to diagnose, are not seen on x- rays. Could be from sinus infection. Common enough this time of year. How long has this pain been going on? Did you have a filling recently? What makes the pain feel better or worse? Answers would be helpful. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can a cavity in wisdom tooth cause jaw discomfort, ear pain and burning on the mucosa around tooth but NO TOOTH PAIN. Maxilla soreness inside mouth.
New dentist recommends bone graft after extraction of partially erupted lower left wisdom tooth. I am 31. Is graft necessary?
After wisdom tooth extraction, the neighboring tooth and the ear hurts real bad. It has been 8 days since extraction.
4 fillings 1 RCT on wis tooth. Jaw/teeth pain 3 wks. Sharp pain from cold air/liquid. Take ibuprofen and still a throbbing tingling. Root canal needed?
Swollen nodes: If merely broken? No. However that tooth, other teeth that have infections, gum infections or any infection in your head can cause swollen lymph nodes. Many individuals have chronically swollen nodes from allergies, sinusitis, etc. All tender or swollen nodes (or any lumps) should be evaluated by your physician (and dentist) as appropriate to the location and symptoms present. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Preserve the molar: If your molar is the first molar, you should try to keep it since it is the most important tooth in your dentition in term of posterior support, chewing function, and effecting the esthetic and longevity of the front teeth. Any other molar and financial hardship is a concern, extract them. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Back grinding teeth: The permanent molars occupy the most posterior portion of the dental arch. They are the primary grinding teeth in the mouth. Adult humans have twelve molars, in four groups of three at the back of the mouth. The third, rearmost molar in each group is called a wisdom tooth. It is the last tooth to appear, breaking through the gum tissue at about the age of twenty. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Six weeks: Removing a tooth, especially a molar is a big deal. It leaves a surface wound the size of half a dollar bill, that can become infected if food is present, followed by bacteria. Often it is already infected prior to extraction that can lead to a systemic bacteremia. This is been blamed for plaque deposits in arteries. Follow all instructions, keep hygiene good, liquid diet for five days. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Recovery time after having erupted baby molar tooth pulled? I work in an office, how much time off work?
Has molar tooth extracted 4 days ago and stitch partially fell out just now. Am bleeding a lot! what to do?
Time for tea: Find a teabag for caffeinated tea, moisten it with water, and then place it in your mouth over the socket. Be gentle but bits down a bit to create some pressure and hold it there for about 10-20 minutes. The caffeine will help constrict the blood vessels and stop the bleeding. If that fails, call your dentist. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I was wondering is it okay to ride my bicycle for 40 kilometers 5 days after a single upper molar tooth extraction?
Yes: If you are healing uneventfully and if you are healthy, then by the third day after extraction you should be living life normally. ...Read more
24 male....enlarged submental and submandibular node on both side....molar tooth on both side hurts and infected
Enlarged nodes: Infections spread to other parts of the body and can lead to serious complications including death. An infected tooth can spread infection to adjacent lymph nodes which are the body's attempt to try to contain the infection. Get a dental evaluation and treatment asap. This will not go away; it will only get worse. Even in the absence of pain, there is hidden danger. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I had rct for molar tooth 5months ago .In X-ray there is small beginning lesion do I need retreatment or taking antibiotic will help?
Compare x-rays: I would want the dentist/endodontist to compare x-rays then and now to provide a more definitive answer. Sometimes the lesion can be healing granulating tissue. A lot depends on if you have symptoms too- swelling, bump on tissue, pain upon eating, temp sensitivity. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have extracted my molar tooth two days before but I still get mild pain and foul smell. What can be the problem?? How can we treat cavities?
My left cheek looks bigger than my right cheek. I had my lower right 1st molar tooth removed many years back since then mostly chew with my left side
I had a top molar tooth extracted 4 days ago. The clot is very dark, almost black with light spots. Is that normal? It doesn't hurt, just looks gross.
Dental visit: You need to see a qualified dentist to evaluate and repair the dental defect. ...Read more
The permanent molars occupy the most posterior portion of the dental arch. They are the primary grinding teeth in the mouth. Adult humans have twelve molars, in four groups of three at the back of the mouth. The third, rearmost molar in each group is called a wisdom tooth. It is the last tooth to appear, breaking through the gum tissue at about ...Read more