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Can you break a crown?

Can you break a crown?

Yes: You can break porcelain in the same way that you can break a tooth. While we have very strong ceramics today, excess force must be dissipated in some way. Teeth can be loosened, or become sensitive. So, the real question is how do I reduce the force in my mouth so none of these things occur. It is correcting a bad bite that is key, not stronger materials. ...Read more

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What is croans deasese?

What is croans deasese?

Inflamation of gut: Anywhere from the beginning (mouth) to the end (rectum) of your eating system can be affected by crohn's disease. It has lots of ways it can effect you and many times it is hard to diagnose because it is so vague. If you think you have it, eventually you will need to have a doctor take of piece of tissue (called a biopsy) from a spot they think is crohn's to send to the lab and know for sure. ...Read more

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Why are crowns so expensive?

Why are crowns so expensive?

Costs: Crowns are expensive because there are many costs that go into making one. First, there is the actual lab bill that the dentist must pay to have the crown made. Secondly, the dentist must use many expensive materials when the crown is prepped in the patients mouth. There is also the expense of the overhead of paying for the salary of the assistant(s) as well as the dentist's time. ...Read more

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What causes chronic back pains?

What causes chronic back pains?

Several options: Back pain is usually related to arthritic changes to the spine. Sometime back pain can be related to infections, cancer, fractures, or even other organs such as the kidney, bladder, etc. If your pain lasts greater than 2 weeks i would see your physician. ...Read more

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What can cause conn's syndrome?

What can cause conn's syndrome?

Cause of Conn's: 37F from PA "what causes Conn's Syndrome?"
Classically due to adrenal adenoma making excess aldosterone. Aldosterone and eating too much salt causes high BP, later low K, cramps, weakness, having to get up at nigh to pee many times, arrhythmias, brain fog, headache. I recommend DASH eating plan: lo Na/hi K improves Sx. I specialize in Conn's. Go to hyperaldosteronism at Yahoo 1,300 like you there ...Read more

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What is better onlays or crowns?

Case by case: Depends on your particular case. Each have their advantages and are better in certain situations. ...Read more

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Food that eat for crons diseases?

Food that eat for crons diseases?

Low FODMAPs diet: No single diet helps everyone with Crohn's but many benefit from a low FODMAPs diet. See http://gutsybynature.com/2014/02/19/fodmaps-and-crohns-disease/ and http://tinyurl.com/zy69zcr
Also see https://draxe.com/crohns-disease-diet/ for a lot of other useful information. ...Read more

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What is chronic gagging symptom of?

What is chronic gagging symptom of?

Gagging: Chronic gagging is due to a hypersensitivity on the pharynx. You could try to anesthetize the area to stop the feedback loop of feeling like there is something there. You can try viscous lidocaine. Your doctor can write for it. It is 2% solution. If this does not work you can try gabapentin. You will need a prescription for this and a doctor's visit. Good luck. Feel better. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of crowns disease?

What are symptoms of crowns disease?

Crohn's Disease: Crohn's disease affects the digestive system. It can have the following symptoms stomach pain, diarrhea, blood in your bowel movements, weight loss, underweight, slowed growth(kids) or fever. Eye, skin and joint problems can sometimes be found. These symptoms can overlap with other problems as well. So, this is usually diagnosed by a GI specialist. ...Read more

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What is a chronic hill-sachs lesion?

What is a chronic hill-sachs lesion?

Fracture of humerus: Shoulder dislocation can result in fractures of the scapula and humerus. When the glenoid part of the scapula fractures it is called a Bankart deformity.
When the humerus fractures, it is called a hill sacs deformity. It is due to a cam type impaction injury. ...Read more

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Are crowns meant to move a little bit?

Are crowns meant to move a little bit?

Tooth movement: What seems like slight movement to you could be 1 of 2 things. If the crowns are loose due to movement away from the supporting tooth, something is wrong & needs to be evaluated. However, the crowns may seem "loose" when in fact the teeth holding them may have some movement. Teeth are not like poles in cement. They may move slightly due to bruxism or food impaction. If due to gum disease->bad! ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of crones disease?

What are the symptoms of crones disease?

GI symptoms: Symptoms are due to a chronic inflammatory process of the gastrointestinal tract that can affect any part of the tract from mouth to anus. Classical symptoms include abdominal pain and diarrhea. Rectal bleeding, fever, weight loss, nausea, vomiting, malnutrition, fatigue, and psychosocial issues can also occur. ...Read more

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How do I repair a small hole in my crown?

How do I repair a small hole in my crown?

Hole in crown: See your dentist, preferably the one who made the crown, and have it evaluated. It might be able to be repaired or it may require the fabrication of a new crown. Your dentist will explain why this happened as well as treatment choices. ...Read more

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What to do when a friend loses his crown?

What to do when a friend loses his crown?

Don't use superglue!: If you mean "lose" as in cannot find, then you'll have to see a dentist to make a new one.

If you mean "lose", like came off the tooth while eating and i still have the crown in my possession, then don't use superglue to replace it. Drugstores usually have temporary glue you can use, but eventually you'll have to see a dentist to get it replaced properly. This is much less costly than a new one. ...Read more

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Is chronic thrombolic a terminal disease?

Unlikely.: Unclear what the actual diagnosis that was provided. However most diseases with the name 'chronic' are likely not terminal as in a prognosis of months. If talking about chronic thromboembolism that leads to pulmonary hypertension then need to discuss with your lung doctor. As with most diseases, it depends on the cause and is the cause reversible or controllable or not. ...Read more

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In what way are you managing chonic pain?

Chronic pain: Can be managed in a number of ways, from acupuncture to physical therapy to counseling to medications to injections and everything in between. The most important thing to do is have a correct diagnosis and then be treated from there by someone with experience in treating pain. There are many ways to help with chronic pain, just don't give up working to feel better and improve function! ...Read more

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What is chronic obstructive aiways disease?

What is chronic obstructive aiways disease?

Worsening Airflow: This describes the result of repeated pulmonary irritations. Impaired air exchange leads to other chronic problems too. So, it is not a pleasant diagnosis as it tends to worsen. People who address it asap can definitely slow, maybe even stop the progress. Lifestyle changes and chronic disease self-mgmt groups are very helpful - find one! http://patienteducation.Stanford.Edu/programs/cdsmp.Html. ...Read more

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What does the term "chronic condition" mean?

Chronic vs. Acute: Chronic either means one has had the illness or diagnosis for some time or it is not one that can be cured. This is in contrast to an acute problem that resolves. ...Read more

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Will I get an injection when getting a crown?

Will I get an injection when getting a crown?

Usually: When getting fitted for a crown, remember the tooth is usually alive. If a tooth has has a root canal, we still handle the tender gum tissue that surrounds the tooth. Local anesthetic, gently administered, will assure you of a painless, comfortable and worry free visit. ...Read more

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Ll 20 crocin tablet will lead to any problems?

Ll 20 crocin tablet will lead to any problems?

Ll 20 crocin: This product is sold in India. Ll 20 crocin = panadol (acetaminophen). There are potential side effects with any medication. ...Read more

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What is a normal level for coblat and ccromin?

Cobalt? Chromium?: Spellcheck before posting! i hope I am guessing correctly for you. Normal cobalt serum level is. ...Read more

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Would i be okay to wait to have crown glued in?

Would i be okay to wait to have crown glued in?

Some risk: The presence of the crown will protect the underlying tooth from further infection and decay. If you delay in getting it fixed, you may find that you need further tooth removal and a new crown. Better to find out sooner, rather than later. Also decay is a common reason that crowns will fall out so you might be beyond this point anyway. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: crown?

What is the definition or description of: crown?

Upper part of tooth: The crown of a tooth is that part of the tooth on top of the root. The crown of the tooth is the part that is visible in the mouth. A crown restoration is a procedure that restores the crown of a tooth that is damaged by fracture or extensive decay by cementing a replica of the crown over a prepared tooth, and is one of the most common procedures done in dentistry. ...Read more

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What is the process involved in getting a crown?

What is the process involved in getting a crown?

Losing more than 1/3: Of the tooth due to decay/fracture weakens it and needs either an inlay, onlay, or a crown depending on the extensivity of the lost structure. The remaining walls of the tooth usually requires a core build up with a resin material prior to preparation to receive a crown to protect and restore the normal anatomy and function of a tooth. Crowns like veneers are also used for cosmetic purposes. ...Read more

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I have chronical pankreatitis what i need to do?

I have chronical pankreatitis what i need to do?

See specialist: You need to have your blood work checked and see a gastroenterologist for management of the condition. You also need to avoid drinking alcohol. ...Read more

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Can a crown with small hole in middle be filled ?

Can a crown with small hole in middle be filled ?

Yes but.........: Yes, it is easy, quick and inexpensive to fill a small hole in the middle of the biting surface of a crown. However, there are some risks. First, the porcelain\ceramic may break during the drilling process. Second, it's basically a patch and it will not look as good nor be as permanent as the original crown. Third, make sure the rest of the tooth and crown are intact and fits well. ...Read more

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Crowns can last 40 years or more with proper care?

Crowns can last 40 years or more with proper care?

Possibly...: ... but your expectations may be a bit high. Dental restorations can be considered durable goods, reasonable expected to last a good amount of time, but not last a lifetime. Cars, televisions, refrigerators, and the like can last many years, but there comes a point where they break and need to be replaced. Proper care will increase longevity but not guarantee a lifetime of use. ...Read more