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Will i need a new crown if the porcelain crown on my tooth has a crack in it and looks like it might break?

Will i need a new crown if the porcelain crown on my tooth has a crack in it and looks like it might break?

Of course, new: Dental crowns can break, or more precisely the porcelain component of one may fracture. It will need to be replaced with a new one. ...Read more

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Help dental experts! my tooth cracked while i was eating?

Help dental experts! my tooth cracked while i was eating?

Ouch: You'll need to see a local la palma dentist to evaluate the damage. Could be a simple fix, could involve more extensive care like a crown. It may be due to an underlying cavity, so the sooner you go the better the chance the tooth can be saved. I'd hate for you to loose it... ...Read more

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Tooth chipped and fell out while eating a little piece cracked and fell out from back of the tooth will this give me pain?

Tooth chipped and fell out while eating a little piece cracked and fell out from back of the tooth will this give me pain?

Most likely it will.: It is never a good idea to ignore a "chipped tooth". Unlike bones and other tissues teeth never heal or repair themselves. It isost likely that the tooth will continue to break apart with eventual pain or worse (abscess). Keep it clean until you can see your dentist, but don't wait too long. ...Read more

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Is cracked tooth syndrome the same thing as a fractured tooth? Part of one of my molars cracked off while eating last night, and i'm trying to do research to figure out what happened. Are they the same thing? .

Is cracked tooth syndrome the same thing as a fractured tooth? Part of one of my molars cracked off while eating last night, and i'm trying to do research to figure out what happened. Are they the same thing?


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Not really: "cracked tooth syndrome" is what we use to describe a tooth that usually acts normal but if you bite a certain way you get a shooting pain. A crown is the treatment of choice. The crack is not usually detectable. A cracked tooth is when a tooth fractures. This is usually caused by underlying decay that weakens the tooth or by a very large filling. This almost always shows up on an x-ray or exam. ...Read more

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Can you explain what are these little cracks on my tooth?

Can you explain what are these little cracks on my tooth?

Cracks: if they are symptomatic ( hurt) or unesthetic-( you dont like how they look) or your dentist suggests they need treatment, they need treatment.. In most cases they dont receive treatment however ...Read more

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How do I know if i cracked my tooth?

How do I know if i cracked my tooth?

A sure sign: If there are particular times when you bite into a tooth and their is an instant sharp pain upon biting or letting go, and then the pain is gone just that quickly as well, then you have a cracked tooth pretty much for sure. It can be sensitive to sweets and cold as well. But the biting thing is the important finding here. These teeth are recommended for crowns. If a crown is present, a root canal. ...Read more

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My daughters tooth cracked and its dying can it be filled?

My daughters tooth cracked and its dying can it be filled?

Can or should or ?: Without actually seeing your daughter and an x-ray of the tooth, no one can tell you whether or not the tooth can be saved, should be saved or how best to treat it if salvageable. Please have her seen by a local dentist as soon as possible. ...Read more

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