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Foul taste and odor coming from my mouth? Told I have bad tooth but no pain.

Foul taste and odor coming from my mouth? Told I have bad tooth but no pain.

Quite possible: No pain does not equal no problem, many times a tooth can die and decay with no pain yet it can lead to a slow developing abcess that is actual active infection and still have little to no pain. It is however a bit issue that can lead to pain. And yes it can create a foul taste and odor. ...Read more

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What is the foul taste coming from my wisdom tooth?

What is the foul taste coming from my wisdom tooth?

Pericornitis: If there is a flap of tissue covering part of the wisdom tooth, you get debris, food and bacteria under it causing your problem. Treatment, extraction of tooth. ...Read more

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Foul taste in mouth after tooth pulled?

Foul taste in mouth after tooth pulled?

Putrefaction...: The contents of a recent tooth extraction socket is the "perfect storm" for bad smell: warmth, moisture, bacteria, and abundant fermentable organic debris, blood clot, and exuding serous exudate. Every recent extraction smells and tastes bad until the natural healing process allows the wound to close over, bringing resolution to the problem. ...Read more

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Lower right wisdom tooth and dentigerous cyst removed.Now there's a deep hole in my gums and foul taste coming out of it.It's infection?Can i stop it?

Lower right wisdom tooth and dentigerous cyst removed.Now there's a deep hole in my gums and foul taste coming out of it.It's infection?Can i stop it?

Infection/dry socket: Foul taste usually indicates infection; not unusual to have a dry socket following a difficult surgical extraction of a lower molar. Return to the dentist to place medication in the extraction site and they will most likely also prescribe an antibiotic. ...Read more

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Teeth rotted to almost the gum .. Foul taste in mouth?

Teeth rotted to almost the gum .. Foul taste in mouth?

From Bacteria: The bacterial in the infection causing the teeth to rot will cause a foul taste in your mouth. Are you planning to have them pulled soon? ...Read more

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It has been about 2 weeks since I had all 4 wisdom teeth remove. I am currently experiencing a foul taste in my mouth accompanied by yellow saliva.

It has been about 2 weeks since I had all 4 wisdom teeth remove. I am currently experiencing a foul taste in my mouth accompanied by yellow saliva.

Wisdom teeth healing: After two weeks you should not be having a bad taste and drainage in your mouth. Call the extracting doctor today about this today. You may have an infection and need treatment. ...Read more

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I have a bad taste and odor in mouth. I noticed a wisdom tooth appearing. Actually, i cannot open my mouth more than one finger. What could it be

I have a bad taste and odor in mouth. I noticed a wisdom tooth appearing. Actually, i cannot open my mouth more than one finger. What could it be

See your dentist: Could be infection around the wisdom tooth, especially if the gum in the area is painful. You could also be having TMJ problems causing limited opening of your jaw. Best to see a dentist soon. ...Read more

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I have foul taste and odor coming from my mouth this week?

I have foul taste and odor coming from my mouth this week?

See a dentist: Brush, floss, and use a listerine-type mouthwash. If the taste/odor doesn't go away, see your doctor to rule out a throat infection, then see a dentist to evaluate for a tooth abscess. ...Read more