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Can Bacteria In Root Canal Cause Seizure
Can a root canal cause a seizure and alter one's perception. I've been having issues for over a year now and it is affecting my entire body?
Seizures (Uncontrollable Jerking Of Limbs) (Definition)
A seizure is a symptom in which a person has a convulsion or epileptic attack, usually involving jerking movements of the head, limbs, and rest of the body. It represents abnormal brain function, and can be caused by fever (mainly in young children), by brain infections or tumors, by drug abuse or overdoses, by chemical imbalances, sleep deprivation, etc. ...Read more
Yes...: If the bacteria in your mouth gets into your bloodstream, you can end up with sepsis. This may not happen but it is a possibility so follow up with your dentist asap. Call your doctor or go to the er if you develop symptoms of infection like fever, chills, malaise, etc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a root canal done and within a year or so it's infected with bacteria. What could cause this? Is this dangerous?
Possible perio prob: If the root canal therapy was performed correctly, and there is not a fracture, recurrent decay, or untreated accessory or lateral canals, one possible cause could be a periodontal problem. Some infections of teeth can be a combined endodontic and periodontal problem. Any infection in the mouth has the potential for more severe problems and should be evaluated and treated. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Root canal lasted 31 years. Updated to a crown a year ago. Now tooth under crown has decay. What are odds decay was resorption vs. Bacteria introduced?
Technically yes: Although extremely rare, most any infection can spread to other organs via your bloodstream. If you have unfinished dental treatment, then finish it. Chances are you will not have an infection spread to your brain, but that you will loose the tooth if you do not complete your care. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had 2tooth not infected but root canal to support my fixed bridge.after 2 months still painful my dentist said it might be bacteria.What wil i do?
How long after root canal infection will jaw bone build back up? Had retreat, xrays showed some bone gone due to bacteria. Dentist:it will grow back.
I've read root canals aren't safe, because the canals can never be totally sterilized causing bacteria to stay in the root and can spread. True or no?
Inflammation: There can be a lot going on here. If you feel pain after a root canal you should see the dentist that did the root canal. Very simplistically in the absence of other causes the classical reasons for a "flare up" are chemical, microbial, or mechanical trauma to the tissues around the tooth resulting in short term discomfort. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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