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Gum Swelling After Root Canal
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
If Successful: If the root canal procedure has successfully removed the problem pulp tissue and sealed the tooth's canals, your body's immune system shoud be able to resolve the swelling. If the swelling doesn't resolve, antibiotics may be indicated or re-evaluation of the problem and/or treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What could be the cause of the swelling that I have in the gum around the area where i had a root canal?
Is it normal to have a minor swelling in the gum after medication put to kill molar pulp (uncompleted root canal) procedure was done today
Yesterday i had a root canal on my left bottom molar. I now have swelling and bleeding of the gum next to my left top molar. Could this be infected?
I was having a swelling under molar gum since 6 months.. week ago i go to dentist he said it is abscess n make opening fr root canal. nw swelling half?
Six weeks ago, I had a retreatment root canal for tooth number 30. Since then the tooth doesn't hurt, but the gum below has some swelling and burning sensation. What Should I do?
See the denist: Molar root canals can be difficult to treat given the size and nature of infection. If there is still infection present then it might require a surgical procedure know as an apicoectomy. It could also be something else. It is important to consult the person who performed the root canal to figure out what's going on. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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