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If my child is about to turn 7 and hasn't lost a baby tooth, should I be worried?
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Dr. David Galbraith
Pediatrics
6 doctors agree
In brief: No.
Many children lose their teeth at a later age.
This is frequently a family trait. Pulling the baby teeth does not make the 2nd teeth come in sooner.

In brief: No.
Many children lose their teeth at a later age.
This is frequently a family trait. Pulling the baby teeth does not make the 2nd teeth come in sooner.
Dr. David Galbraith
Dr. David Galbraith
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Dr. Harlan Wilson
Dentistry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
See your pedodontist to find the reason.
Six is the average age for incisors to come in. X-rays will show presence or absence of permanent teeth.

In brief: No
See your pedodontist to find the reason.
Six is the average age for incisors to come in. X-rays will show presence or absence of permanent teeth.
Dr. Harlan Wilson
Dr. Harlan Wilson
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