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Can An Impacted Tooth Cause Ringing In The Ears
An impacted tooth is one that is for one of many reasons unable to erupt into the oral cavity: they may be vertical, horizontal, in bone, impacted in soft tissue (gum/gingiva), it may be due to local pathology i.e. Proximity to an extra tooth or undifferentiated mass of tooth like tissue or an "odontoma", it can be due to crowding, and usually it is a wisdom tooth that lacks ...Read more
Stuffy/ringing ear: An impacted tooth can cause pain that radiates tot he ear or side of the face. Could also be that you have a sinus infection and the eustachian tube cannot be cleared leading to the stuffiness. Try an otc decongestant and pain medication to see if that helps. If not check with your dentist and or physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long can I wait to have an impacted tooth removed? Do i really even need to have it removed? It’s not causing any pain. My dentist says it’s growing at an angle, so it’ll never come in normal. She wants to remove it as soon as possible. My friend has
Depends: Many impacted teeth will eventually cause problems with either infection, periodontal disease, or damage to adjacent teeth. However, these could take years to become a problem depending on the location of your specific teeth. Removal earlier in life has a much better success and faster healing with less complication. Do not wait too long. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have an impacted tooth and major innflamation causing me major amounts of pain but cannot afford to go see a doctor what to do my teeth are really messed up ie:missing broken infected.
Can't afford not to: You are describing major infections. They will not go away by themselves, and there's no diy "cure". You must see a dentist before the infections spread even more. Can be life threatening. Call local er to ask for availability of emergency dental services. Check with closest dental school. I assume if you can't afford health care that you also can't afford a computer or computer services. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can an impacted tooth come in years later? I've had an impacted wisdom tooth for about 3 years. My dentist said to just leave it alone, since it wasn't causing problems. Now the spot is sore. It feels kind of like my other wisdom teeth did when they were
Yes, but...: Especially if other teeth have moved to allow room. Impacted means that something was blocking eruption. Now that tooth is coming in you may have soreness from eruption (think teething) or from irritated gum tissue around the tooth. Now that you are having a problem please go back to see your dentist for resolution or referral. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Anything under bone: An impacted tooth is any tooth that has its crown (the top part that you see) under bone. If it is partially impacted than only part of it is under bone, if it is fully impacted it is fully under bone (none of these descriptions tell us how thick the bone is covering the tooth). ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Not that simple: Bringing in an impacted tooth requires BOTH creating appropriate room for the tooth (Orthodontics) and Surgery to place the appropriate attachment in the right place on the tooth (Oral Surgery), attaching the tooth to the braces, and guiding it into place. See a qualified Orthodontic Specialist for guidance...this is a complex problem requiring careful specialty care. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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