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My teeth are falling out why. I have good teeth>?

My teeth are falling out why. I have good teeth>?

Unsupervised: Sounds like it's been quite a while since your last check up and even though your teeth may be healthy, the bone/gum around the teeth is receding in response to infection. Please see your c dentist asap and ask if referral to periodontist is advisable. ...Read more

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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


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Why are my eyelashes all falling out suddenly?

Why are my eyelashes all falling out suddenly?

Good question!: Lashes falling out most commonly is related to an infection of the lids called blepharitis, but it may also be related to other health issues like the thyroid disease. See an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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2nd molars on top loose after wisdom teeth extraction? Are they going to fall out? also I grind my teeth at night to prevent Molar falling out????????

2nd molars on top loose after wisdom teeth extraction? Are they going to fall out? also I grind my teeth at night to prevent Molar falling out????????

Loose teeth: Grinding your teeth will only loosen them, not tighten them. To determine proper treatment for loose teeth requires first determining cause. May be malocclusion, tooth infection, gum infection, sinus infection, parafunctional habits, etc. See your General Dentist to start. Specialty referral may be prudent. ...Read more

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My wisdom teeth are coming out and ive noticed that my teeth are getting crooked can it be the wisdom teeth pressing agains the others?

My wisdom teeth are coming out and ive noticed that my teeth are getting crooked can it be the wisdom teeth pressing agains the others?

Actually, no: The wisdom teeth do not erupt with enough force to move the seven teeth located mesially to them. There are many other factors that go into the shifting of teeth over time. Follow this link and you will find more info on the subject: https://www.google.com/webhp?sourceid=chrome-instant&ion=1&espv=2&ie=UTF-8#q=wisdom%20teeth%20crowding ...Read more

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Why do my cheeks hurt when my wisdom teeth are coming in slowing? And my wisdom teeth are on top

Why do my cheeks hurt when my wisdom teeth are coming in slowing? And my wisdom teeth are on top

Very common: Wisdom teeth can be blocked by the gums, other teeth, bone, or other pathologies within the jaw. Even wisdom teeth that erupt into a straight, working formation may cause inflammation of the gums and pain in your cheeks. ...Read more

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Had all my teeth pull after having all my teeth pull it fell like chips of teeth are still there

Had all my teeth pull after having all my teeth pull it fell like chips of teeth are still there

In : In addition to the above answer, there may even be a few lose fragments of bone or tooth which should work out in time. I also agree. ... When you next see your surgeon, ask about the cause of this feeling to better understand. ...Read more

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Why are my eyelashes falling out?

Why are my eyelashes falling out?

Lots of causes: Eyelashes fall out as we age, but can also happen with allergies, eyelid inflammation, infection, low thyroid hormone, poor diet and trauma. See an ophthalmologist to help in diagnosis. ...Read more

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Why are all my eyelashes falling out?

Why are all my eyelashes falling out?

Lots of causes: Eyelashes fall out as we age, but can also happen with allergies, eyelid inflammation, infection, low thyroid hormone, poor diet and trauma. See an ophthalmologist to help in diagnosis. ...Read more

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When are my wisdom teeth going to grow?

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When are my wisdom teeth going to grow?

Ages of 15 and 25 : Four or more wisdom teeth come generally in between the ages of 15 and 25. Regardless the number or whether you have obvious symptoms, it is important to diagnose existing or potential problems caused by your wisdom teeth. ...Read more

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My teeth are loose?

My teeth are loose?

See dentist ASAP: Teeth should not be loose. If they are, you may have disease of the supporting bone/gum complex, or a systemic problem such as diabetes. Don't let tis go...Have an examination asap. This is not a problem that self-resolves. ...Read more

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My dentist said my teeth are feeling slightly loose because my wisdom teeth are coming through. He said my teeth and gums are healthy so is this why?

My dentist said my teeth are feeling slightly loose because my wisdom teeth are coming through. He said my teeth and gums are healthy so is this why?

May be: Teeth move physiologically due to the shock-absorbing effect of the fibers that anchor the root of the tooth to the bone. There are other reasons that may cause tooth movement like bone loss due to periodontal disease or traumatic occlusion. Wisdom teeth may or may not contribute to the mobility of neighboring teeth depending on several factors. ...Read more

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After getting my wisdom teeth extracted, why are some of my front teeth numb?

After getting my wisdom teeth extracted, why are some of my front teeth numb?

Nerve issue: The nerves to the upper front teeth run along the nasal floor and drop to the teeth through a small foramen behind them so it would be hard to injure these nerves with wisdom teeth extraction. The nerves to the lower front teeth pass through the lower jaw and can be close to wisdom teeth and be damaged. ...Read more

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Will my wisdom teeth are coming in make my teeth crowd?

Will my wisdom teeth are coming in make my teeth crowd?

Probably not: Generally, there is enough room; if not, discomfort or pain is more likely because the positioning is wrong. ...Read more

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Does it hurt getting teeth pulled? I have to get 7 teeth pulled my wisdoms and some molars because there decayed. There putting me under.

Does it hurt getting teeth pulled? I have to get 7 teeth pulled my wisdoms and some molars because there decayed. There putting me under.

Probably not: With local anesthetic and sedation you should not feel pain and will probably not remember much. Afterwards you should have some pain meds to to control any post op pain. Ask your dentist what to expect after your done. ...Read more

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Adult teeth are loose and wobbly. Reasons why now at 60?

Periodontal Disease: Periodontal disease(gum disease) is slow, chronic, painless infection of gums. If bacteria in plaque not removed(brushing, flossing), gums swell and bleed(gingivitis). Left untreated, infection progresses with deep gum pockets, bone loss, loose teeth. Bone holds teeth in place. As more bone is lost, teeth get loose. You should see you dds asap to determine if periodontal treatment can save your teeth. ...Read more

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My teeth have all fallen out but the roots are still there. Can i get the roots extracted and get dentures?

My teeth have all fallen out but the roots are still there. Can i get the roots extracted and get dentures?

Yes : This is all possible. You also have the option of having a denture ready to be worn immediately after the teeth are extracted. ...Read more

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All my baby teeth had cavities. Help! will my adult teeth fall out too?

All my baby teeth had cavities. Help! will my adult teeth fall out too?

Not if: You brush at least once per day for 5 minutes covering the cheek side, tongue side, tops and behind the last teeth, floss get regular check ups and keep sugars to a minimum. ...Read more

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All 4 impacted wis teeth out five years ago. I now have white pokey things sticking out of 2 areas where teeth were. Are these roots? R r they bone?

All 4 impacted wis teeth out five years ago.  I now have white pokey things sticking out of 2 areas where teeth were.  Are these roots? R r they bone?

Depends: Most often this is tissue. However, if they are new it is always possible that a loose and small piece of bone is moving to the surface and will eventually be released- much like a splinter. If not sure, see your Dentist. Often we will gently slip them out with cotton pick-ups or hemostat if they are bothering you . Good Luck. ...Read more

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Why are my eyebrows falling out?

Why are my eyebrows falling out?

Ans: There are several considerations. Stress is one another is thyroid disease. It is best to see your doctor for an evaluation ...Read more

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