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Help dental experts! my tooth colored filling turned black?

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In brief: Stain or decay

Fillings do not last a lifetime.
White fillings can stain, and if the filling appears to be "black", then most likely you have a big cavity underneath it. Get to a local dentist soon to avoid root canal therapy and/or a crown.

In brief: Stain or decay

Fillings do not last a lifetime.
White fillings can stain, and if the filling appears to be "black", then most likely you have a big cavity underneath it. Get to a local dentist soon to avoid root canal therapy and/or a crown.
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