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What Causes Numbing In The Face After Abcess Tooth
A tooth or dental abcess is an infected tooth. The tooth can become infected by a caries ( decay) or by trauma, or through a gum infection or some other way. A tooth abcess may be life threatening so it should be taken care of asap. A dentist will recommend extraction or root ...Read more
Infection: A post operative infection is possible after any surgical procedure. Inflammation from the mechanical trauma of the surgery can cause the nerves in the area to behave abnormally. The area should be evaluated by the surgeon asap. Medication may be indicated and important to initiate as soon as possible if needed. ...Read more
Dental root canal numbness - what procedure can determine the cause of five teeth being numb four days after an upper first molar that calcified.
Is it normal to have mild ear pain and jaw discomfort on the left side of my face after 11 days of a wisdom tooth extraction?
Is it normal to have inflammed gumline in the area of extracted tooth 2nd day after extraction?White gum. No pain of extraction site or cheek swelling
Can the nerves from a extracted tooth effect the side of the face in witch it was extracted from extracted over 4 weeks ago?
What effect?: You did not mention in what way the side of the face would be effected nor when it started and therefore we can't answer the question without guessing as to how to properly answer your question. Please restate your post with more information. Thanks. ...Read more
Can canker sores on the gum by the base of the tooth cause tooth pain? It doesn't hurt to chew, it's just a dull tooth ache in the area by the sore.
In general, what is the recovery time for cheek swelling to go down after a wisdom tooth extraction?
One week : In general it takes one to two days for the swelling from the trauma from the extraction but if the wisdom tooth was slightly inflamed before the exit. It can take a week to go down with antibiotics taken from the first day if swelling persists after a week it might be a good idea to visit your dentist for further treatment options. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Canker sore At the sides of the lips 3 days after the extraction of wisdom tooth. What do I do? Please help
Canker sore: Usually heal on its own in about a week or two. If the sores continue to persist or painful, visit your dentist. Depending severity of the sore, dentists prescribe antimicrobial mouth rinses, corticosteroid ointments, or a prescription to reduce the pain. I hope this helps. If you say this is not enough and want more answer then make a virtual appointment at www.healthtap.com/dryetimyan ...Read more
Infection: This sounds like a serious dental infection that requires immediate dental care. Call and see the dentist who is treating you right away. If he\she is not available and has no covering dentist, see a physician ( 24/7 medical facility doctor or er of hospital) as serious infections can be life threatening. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Roots of a top tooth left in my top side gum and has caused infection after [email protected] pain side of palate. How wil they b removed ?
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
I had a root canal yesterday and woke to a severe unilateral headache on the opposing side to the tooth, severe tenderness of the tooth site. Normal?
Not typical: No this is not typical. The reason why you are having pain on the opposite side from the root canal may be because your mouth was open for a long time during the dental procedure. Now the muscles and jaw are stressed out. If this is the cause ibuprophen, ice and soft diet will help. Call the dentist who did the root canal and find out exqctlynwhatnis going on. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is a dentist suppose to start the process of performing a root canal without draining the abscess if it's swollen the cheeks?
Yes, of coarse: The only way to cure a dental abscess is with dental treatment. The treatments are: root canal treatment, tooth extraction and/or in some cases, drainage surgery. The treatment for this type of abscess is normally root canal treatment. Hope it helps. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can a hairline cracked tooth cause a burning feeling inside of the tooth when bending your head down? The tooth is located in the bottom front.
Not related: A cracked tooth or incomplete tooth fracture is a possible source of intermittent toothache. The pain that has a tingling or burning quality pain still persists when bending your head down, it is possible that the source of your problem is not in your teeth. See a dentist for a differential diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can an infection from a wisdom tooth cause neck swelling and swelling behind the ear plus swelling under the wisdom tooth/jaw? I have no pain with it.
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