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Periodontal Abscess Treatment
abcess: If it is a periodontal abcess....You should have gone to the periodontist yesterday.....Any abcess in the mouth must be seen right away. ...Read more
Abscess is a condition in which a person has an infection in a part of his body, and the infection is being surrounded and fought off by his white blood cells, causing a lump of purulent whitish thick material (pus) where the infection is. Abscesses can be very small like an acne pustule, or they can be ...Read more
In your experience, just how often does an adult get a periodontal abscess? The one i had just resulted in extraction. I see the dentist regularly.
Infrequently: Fortunately, not very often! a localized periodontal abscess is usually a result of a specific problem - it may be trauma, a cracked tooth, a lesion of some type, or a foreign body impaction. These are infrequent. If you have been diagnosed with chronic moderate or severe periodontitis and have significant generalized bone loss, you will likely experience more frequent abscesses. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is clindamycin stronger than amoxicillin, at equal doses, to temporarily treat a periodontal abscess?
I'm taking amoxil (amoxicillin) 1g/tab for a periodontal abscess. Is it to drink a few glasses of wine while taking it?
Is a periodontal abscess that results in a fistula a situation that the tooth is 99% of the time extracted or root canaled (want to be prepared)?
Perio Abscess: A periodontal abscess is treated with definitive periodontal treatment which may include periodontal surgery along with antibiotics. A periapical absess is treated with Root Canal Therapy but may also include periapical surgery. Occasionally we have a perio-endo abscess that requires multiple methods of treatment. Your own dentist can determine what needs to be done, prognosis & treatment options. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I do not get it how an antibiotic cannot destroy a periodontal abscess and dry it up. That is what it is made for, right dentist?
Is it unusual to be prescribed antibiotics for as long as 14 days after a large dental fistula--periodontal abscess--is diagnosed around two teeth?
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