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Dental abscess after root canal, what to do?

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Dr. Joel Doyon
Dentistry - Cosmetic
5 doctors agree

In brief: Call dentist

I would call the dentist who treated the root canal, tell him you have pain and swelling? And he will probably prescribe an antibiotic for you.
He may also have you return to the office for an evaluation to determine if you need any medications. But call the doctor first.

In brief: Call dentist

I would call the dentist who treated the root canal, tell him you have pain and swelling? And he will probably prescribe an antibiotic for you.
He may also have you return to the office for an evaluation to determine if you need any medications. But call the doctor first.
Dr. Joel Doyon
Dr. Joel Doyon
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In brief: Call dentist

Dentist who is treating you will need to evaluate the root canal to determine why you have an abscess.

In brief: Call dentist

Dentist who is treating you will need to evaluate the root canal to determine why you have an abscess.
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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In brief: Dental abscess

Please follow up with your dentist.
Will need X-rays and possible drainage along with antibiotics .

In brief: Dental abscess

Please follow up with your dentist.
Will need X-rays and possible drainage along with antibiotics .
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